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Old 02-21-2009, 06:07 PM   #1
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Badge "20 Years Of The Directorate Of Cosmonaut Training Centre J. A. Gagarin"

Very unusual Soviet Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center (Star City).

Obverse: TsPK -Tsentr Podgotovka Kosmonavtov/Center of Preparation of Cosmonauts - named after Yuri A. Gagarin.

Reverse: 1969, ZVEZDNY GORODOK (Starry Town, or the more popular Star City).

This award commemorates the 20th anniversary of the Training Directorate at Star City.
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"Poyekhali! [Off we go!]," Yu.Gagarin, 12April1961

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