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Pin made in the Soviet Union. The text on the pin reads:”Okhotsk”. Okhotsk is an urban locality (a work settlement) and the administrative center of Okhotsky District of Khabarovsk Krai, Russia, located at the mouth of the Okhota River on the Sea of Okhotsk. Population: 4,215 (2010 Census).
Okhotsk was of some military importance during the Russian Civil War, when the White army generals Vasily Rakitin and Anatoly Pepelyayev used it as their place of arms in the Far East. Okhotsk was also a launch site of sounding rockets between 1981 and 2005. The rockets reached altitudes of up to 1,000 km. The importance and population of Okhotsk sharply declined following the demise of the Soviet Union.

Pin Soviet Russia City’s Okhotsk

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