“Russian troops in France and the Balkans (1916-1918) in the history and memory of the peoples of Russia and Europe”

“Russian troops in France and the Balkans (1916-1918) in the history and memory of the peoples of Russia and Europe”

Type of project: Conference

Organizers: Commemoration Society of Russian Expeditionary Force (REF) (1916-1918)

Functional: Delegate management, logistics

Date: May 16-18, 2019

Venue: House of Russian Abroad, Moscow

The conference was attended by over 250 people, including representatives of the Ministry of defense, the Ministry of foreign Affairs, the Moscow Patriarchate, a number of research institutes of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Universities, archives, museums, the library system of Moscow and public organizations

Participants represented various regions of Russia: Moscow, St. Petersburg, Nizhny Novgorod, Pskov, Yekaterinburg, Samara, Vladimir, Perm, Voronezh, Khabarovsk, Crimea, Dagestan, Ryazan, Lipetsk and Tver regions, as well as foreign countries: France, Greece, Serbia and the United States.