Series: Other coins
It is dedicated to the formation of the first Ukrainian military unit formed on a voluntary basis, which was the beginning of Ukrainization of military units in the Russian army. The regiment participated in the armed resistance of the Ukrainian People's Republic to Russian aggression. The first Ukrainian military congregation in 1917 supported the formation of the first Ukrainian military unit, demanding that it include all 3,200 registered people in the regiment, and appointed Colonel Yuri Kapkan, commander. Creation of the First Ukrainian Bohdan Khmelnytsky regiment became an important step on the way to the development of the newest Ukrainian army.
5 hryvnia, year of issue: 2017 year Mintage: 50000 pcs, metal: nickel silver, weight 16.54 grams