Tristan Nihouarn - Granny's Bit & The ballad Of Stepan Makarov
Launching of the Fregatte Stepan Makarov in Kaliningrad, Russia
Admiral Makarov under construction.
Stepan Osipovich Makarov was a Russian vice-admiral, a highly accomplished and decorated commander of the Imperial Russian Navy, an oceanographer, awarded by the Russian Academy of Sciences, and author of several books. Makarov also designed a small number of ships. The town of Shiritoru on Sakhalin island, was renamed Makarov in 1946 in his honor.