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Article about: Hi I got this photo in a small group. Would like some more info about it.Are they airforce,nkvd,army or navy? I guess the writing on the backside is very hard to reda but any info would be g

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    Hi I got this photo in a small group.
    Would like some more info about it.Are they airforce,nkvd,army or navy? I guess the writing on the backside is very hard to reda but any info would be great.
    Cheers..
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    Most likely NKVD as there seems no metal tress around the collar tabs edges and no branch cipher - OR technical or Politruck with no branch ciphers is entirely possible also...
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    Backside:

    ....from Konev
    ....regiment
    ....friends in arms

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    Is it possible to say when the picture was taken before or after ww2 and whats the rank of the
    The soldiers?

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    Prewar - midwar. Lieutenant on our left, junior lieutenant on our right....
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    I can see one square on the right guy's collar tab i.e he's second lieutenant
    Two squares on the left guy's collar tab i.e. he's lieutenant

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    Младший (Mladshiy) translates to "second"? I always thought it was "junior".
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    Both are relevant

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