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Min’iar

 

a city in Cheliabinsk Oblast, RSFSR, administered through the Asha city soviet. The city is located in the southern Urals, on the Sim River at its confluence with the Min’iar in the Kama basin. Min’iar is a station on the Ufa-Cheliabinsk railroad line. A metal products plant operates in the city. The settlement of Min’iar arose during the second half of the 18th century and became a city in 1943.

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The ensemble was finished off with a fez, a back-pack, a forage sack on a baldrick, a wooden canteen, a sword bayonet and a Minie rifle.
I should add that he told me this while proudly displaying the Ku Klux Klan robe worn by his great-grandfather, and a Civil War minie ball that had allegedly passed through the scrotum of a rebel soldier and penetrated a young woman standing on a nearby porch, thereby impregnating her.