Tarutino


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Tarutino

 

an urban-type settlement and administrative center of Tarutino Raion, Odessa Oblast, Ukrainian SSR. Situated 7 km from the Berezino railroad station on the Bessarabskaia-Artsiz line and 198 km from Odessa. Tarutino has a food-processing combine, a cheese plant, and a winery.


Tarutino

 

a village in Zhukovsko Raion, Kaluga Oblast. During the Patriotic War of 1812 the Tarutino camp of the Russian troops commanded by field marshal M. I. Kutuzov was located near the village in September and October. On Oct. 6 (18), 1812, a battle took place north of Tarutino on the Chernishne River. There is a monument in the village to the Russian troops. Tarutino is also the site of the Museum of the Patriotic War of 1812.

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The historians consider that, next to the battle of Borodino and the occupation of Moscow by the enemy and its destruction by fire, the most important episode of the war of 1812 was the movement of the Russian army from the Ryazana to the Kaluga road and to the Tarutino camp- the so-called flank march across the Krasnaya Pakhra River.
What would have happened if on approaching Tarutino, Napoleon had attacked the Russians with but a tenth of the energy he had shown when he attacked them at Smolensk?
Having crossed over, by a forced march, to the Tula road beyond the Pakhra, the Russian commanders intended to remain at Podolsk and had no thought of the Tarutino position; but innumerable circumstances and the reappearance of French troops who had for a time lost touch with the Russians, and projects of giving battle, and above all the abundance of provisions in Kaluga province, obliged our army to turn still more to the south and to cross from the Tula to the Kaluga road and go to Tarutino, which was between the roads along which those supplies lay.
These include, in particular, part of the territory of the Tarutino and Bolgrad general military exercises, as well as the aviation ground in the village.
Kikin from the Russian camp at Tarutino in early October of that year.
As the French retreated he was the only one to say that all our manoeuvres were pointless, everything would happen on its own better than we could desire, the enemy must be allowed to march to destruction across a "golden bridge," the battles of Tarutino, Vyazma and Krasnoye were totally unnecessary, we must hold something back to reach the frontier with, and he wouldn't give a single Russian for ten Frenchmen.
Principal battles: Pultusk (1806); Eylau (Bagrationovsk), Friedland (Pravdinsk) (1807); Borodino, Tarutino (1812); Leipzig (1813); blockade of Hamburg (1814).
(28) Russian troops also indulged in considerable mayhem, not just during their retreat through Moscow but also in the vicinity of their camp at Tarutino. (29) Given the immense strains of so long a retreat, followed by the huge losses at Borodino and the withdrawal through the streets of Moscow, some disorder was inevitable, however.
Joint actions of representatives of the legal service of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine and the military prosecutor's office of the Southern region of Ukraine restored the state's rights to a land plot in Tarutino district of the Odessa region.
This year, it is planned to issue three certificates for receiving a social payment for the purchase of housing for young families of the Achinsk region, registered in the Preobrazhensky and Tarutino village councils.
The first classes in the auto-road car inspectors were held for schoolchildren from the village of Tarutino.