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THE RUSSIAN AIRBORNE

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EXTREMELY SCARCE // An Order of Gallantry medal (year 2000), with corresponding number in ID book which also contains the Official Stamp of the President of Russia. The second is what is commonly called a "Crab badge. It also comes with an ID book with corresponding number in the ID book for the same man.
Col. Chudinov Sergei Alexandrovich is an Airborne officer who received his Gallantry medal for Chechney. The Crab badge was given for service during the Soviet era (1989). Col. Chudinov Sergei Alexandrovich participated in Special Forces Operations in Chechney in some of the most dangerous campaigns against a determined foe.