Russia, Crimea, Oreanda. May 3, 1912 Events dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the Zhitomir regiment. Soldiers of the 56th Infantry of His Imperial Highness Grand Duke Nikolai Nikolaevich regiment are standing, dressed in uniforms from different eras, with regimental banners; along the line are Emperor Nicholas II with Tsarevich Alexei, accompanied by the leader. book Nikolai Nikolaevich, grand. Duke of Hesse-Darmstadt Ernst-Ludwig, commander of the 56th regiment, Major General I.I. Popova, led. book Georgy Mikhailovich, Minister of the Imperial Court V.B. Fredericksz, Admiral K.D. Nilov and others. The commander of the regiment, Major General (from 03/05/1912) I.I. Popov reads to the soldiers lined up [congratulations] to the regiment on its [anniversary], Emperor Nicholas II, Tsarevich Alexei, led. book Nikolai Nikolaevich, priest, ladies are standing under a canopy. Major General I.I. Popov reports to Emperor Nicholas II. Everyone takes off their caps. The officers of the Suite pass by the camera. Prayer service with the participation of Emperor Nicholas II, Tsarevich Alexei, officers and soldiers of the regiment. The priest blesses and sprinkles "holy" water on a new regimental banner, next to the standard-bearer are Emperor Nicholas II holding the banner and the leader. book Nikolai Nikolaevich. For a blessing, Emperor Nicholas II, Tsarevich Alexei and the leader approach the priest. book Nikolai Nikolaevich. A priest walking along the line sprinkles them with "holy" water, followed by Emperor Nicholas II, Tsarevich Alexei, led. book Nikolai Nikolaevich, Major General I.I. Popov, Minister of the Imperial Court V.B. Fredericks, Grand Duke book Georgy Mikhailovich and others. Soldiers and officers of the regiment take an oath. There is a line of soldiers, standard-bearers. The officer hands over the new regiment banner to Emperor Nicholas II, which he hands over to the kneeling regiment commander, Major General I.I. Popov. The standard-bearers leave and carry the regiment's banner along the regiment's formation. On the steps of the palace there are vel. Princess Anastasia and the ladies, in front of them are the Emperor Nicholas II, Tsarevich Alexei and the leader. Duke of Hesse-Darmstadt Ernst-Ludwig. The led is on the side. book Georgy Mikhailovich, Minister of the Imperial Court V.B. Fredericks, Admiral K.D. Nilov and other officers. Soldiers of the 56th Infantry Regiment, led by the leader, are walking past them in the parade line. book Nikolai Nikolaevich and the regiment commander, Major General I.I. Popov. At the table, in front of the line of soldiers, Emperor Nicholas II drinks a glass of vodka (Tsarevich Alexei is standing next to him), at him, after making a toast, he drinks a vel. book Nikolai Nikolaevich. Emperor Nicholas II with Tsarevich Alexei talking to the regiment's standard-bearer, soldiers of the regiment are standing nearby.