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Russian Video: Generalissimo Suvorov!
Today we had fun! We love kids and we love marches! And we found this fantastic video: cadet’s ensemble “CADET” from Krasnoyarsk sings a song «Generalissimo Suvorov».
Hope you like this video and for our readers who wants to know more:
A cadet is a future officer in the military, mostly boy who goes to special school – Cadet Corp. We tried to find out how many Cadet Corps we have in modern Russia – we did not find this information but we have 12 Cadet Corps just in Moscow!
Alexander Suvorov – (November 24, 1729 – May 18, 1800), was the fourth and last generalissimus of Russian Empire. One of the few great generals in history who never lost a battle, he was famed for his manual The Science of Victory and noted for the sayings “Train hard, fight easy”, “The bullet is a fool, the bayonet is a fine chap”, “Perish yourself but rescue your comrade!”. He taught his soldiers to attack instantly and decisively: ‘attack with the cold steel – push hard with the bayonet!’ His soldiers adored him. He joked with the men, called the common soldiers ‘brother’, and shrewdly presented the results of detailed planning and careful strategy as the work of inspiration.(Continue to read in Wikipedia)
Refrain of this song: Generalissimo Suvorov is soldiers’ friend is soldiers’ brother, Generalissimo Suvor: Alps – no problem and mountains – no problem, Soldiers with him do not have barriers.