Ground Forces Day was established by President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin on May 31, 2006. He designated this observance to be a professional day and a memorial day, commemorating important events in Russia. This professional day is observed by all personnel of ground forces, including the personnel of infantry, tank troops, artillery etc.
Many Russian troops have their own professional days, that also have official status, and appropriate events are organized on these days for different troops. However a general professional day for all of them was also established, aiming to strengthen the brotherhood of all branches of military personnel.Remind me with Google Calendar
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