Worker-Farmer Youth go to Officers' Command Training. Officers' Command Training gives education: basic military and political training. Comrade Red Army Soldiers! Comrade Workers! Comrade Farmers! [Partial translation]

Poster Number: PP 143
Category: Civil War
Poster Notes: The Red Army developed a network of military schools, military academies and command courses during the Russian Civil War. In February 1918, accelerated artillery courses were organized in Petrograd [St. Petersburg] as well as in Moscow and other cities.
Media Size: 41x30
Poster Type: Lithograph
Publishing Date: 1921
Technical Information on Poster: RVTs (Passed by Military Censor) No. 954, Simbirsk
Sources & Citation: Soviet Posters of the era of the Civil War 1918-1921 by B. S. Butnik-Siverskii (1960), page 305, poster 1614
Catalog Notes: PP 143 Civil War
Artist: Artist Unknown — неизвестный художник

The artist's name on the poster is not indicated. By assigning Artist Unknown to a poster it also could mean the artist used a chop mark whereby no signature is seen thus rendering the artist's identity anonymous.

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Printer: GSNKh (Provincial Council of National Economy) 2nd Typo-lithography Workshop —
Publisher: Regional Recruiting Commission —

The Regional Recruiting Commission was a military conscription entity established during the Russian Civil War.

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