Photo taken in:PskovYear when photo was taken:1918Country name at time of photo:RussiaCountry name today:Russia
This is a certificate, issued to my maternal grandfather, Alexander Ribush in Pskov in 1918. It reads:
'In the course of examination at... (illegible handwriting) under the program, attached to the Order for the Military Department, dated 1873, evinced the following success:Anatomy and Physiology - highestExternal and internal illnesses - highestNovelty - goodFractures and dislocations - highestMinor surgery - highestPatients and wounded nursing - highestFirst aid rendering, taking care of sudden sicknesses and sudden deaths - goodPharmacy and pharmacology - highestKnowledge of the Latin language - highestTaking into consideration such knowledge in the art of medical attendant's subjects ?the Commission designates to recognize him worth to be appointed army medical attendant. This Certificate is issued to acknowledge the aforementioned.'