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Trench Art Russian M 1909 Mess Kit

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    Can someone translate the inscription on the reverse of this Russian Mess Kit? The obverse apparently shows dueling Russian and Austro-Hungarian soldiers.
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    "In memory of the prisoners of war camp in Freishtadt, 1915-16"

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    Many thanks, The kit now is a lot more meaningful.

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    *Freistadt (Austria)
    Here you can find some infos about this POW camp:
    https://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kriegs...ager_Freistadt (unfortunately just in German language)

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    Your effort is most appreciated!

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