Correspondence, writings, notes, memoranda, reports, military orders, and photographs, relating to Russian military activities during the Russo-Japanese War, World War I, and the Russian Civil War, and especially to the organization of the Dobrovol'cheskai͡a Armii͡a. Includes some posthumous biographical material.
Relates to the X Corps, the Sevastopol' Fortress during World War I and the Russian Civil War, and White Russian and Allied military activities in the Crimea during the Russian Civil War. Also available on microfilm (1 reel).
Diary, memoirs, and military service records, relating to Georgian relations with Turkey, 1920-1921; Georgian refugee life in Turkey and Poland; the Polish army in the interwar period, and its defeat in 1939; the Georgian Legion in the German army during World War II; and Georgian prisoners in British prison camps at the end of the war. Includes translations.
Memoirs, entitled Perezhitoe, 1916-1918 (1918), and Zapiski Generala F. Palit͡syna (1921), relating to Russian military activities during World War I, and to White Russian military activities during the Russian Civil War.
Military orders and directives issued by the Supreme Command, 1914-1915, and clippings collected by the Supreme Command, 1914-1917, relating to World War I military campaigns, principally on the Eastern front.
Excerpts from official regimental journals, diaries, letters, and reminiscences, relating to military operations of the Russian 3-i͡a Gvardeĭskai͡a Pekhotnai͡a Divizii͡a, 1914 July-December, including the August campaign in Eastern Prussia.