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Mannerheim's Saloon Car is a car created in 1929-1930. and at the personal disposal of the Grand Marshal in 1939-1946. Railway carriage is a small apartment on wheels - there are five bedrooms, living room, kitchen and toilet. Mostly on trips, except for Mannerheim, there were 1-2 more people in the carriage.
Mannerheim's car was part of a small train consisting of a steam locomotive, two sleeping cars, a dining car, a car for personnel and a carriage for transporting cars.
Mannerheim made over a hundred trips in this car. The trip associated with the 75-year-old was of particular interest to the public. anniversary of the marshal. It was on this trip that he received personal congratulations from Adolf Hitler. Mannerheim made his last trip in this car in 1946 year, already being president.
After extensive restoration work, Mannerheim's saloon car not used, it opens its doors to visitors once a year year - on the birthday of the marshal, June 4.
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