History of the Second World War and the Great Patriotic War,
local wars and armed conflicts of the 20th century.
Theoretical and practical museology.
Integration of historical science with museum practice.
About us

Electronic Scientific Journal «MILITARY-HISTORICAL MERIDIAN».

Founded in 2013.

Periodicity: Quarterly.

Co-Founders: National museum of the history of Ukraine in the Second World War. Memorial complex. The Institute of History of Ukraine of NAS of Ukraine

Printed by: The Academic Council of the National museum of the history of Ukraine in the Second World War. Memorial complex. The Academic Council of the Institute of History of Ukraine of NAS of Ukraine

Conceptual foundations of electronic scientific journal «MILITARY-HISTORICAL MERIDIAN» are based on modern scientific approaches to elucidate the general problems of history of the Second World and the German-Soviet Wars, local wars and armed conflicts of the 20th century, theoretical and practical museology, supporting traditions of integrating of historical science with museum practice. The main topics cover various fields of military-historical science and museology. The periodical encourages the spread of experience of research, scientific-educational, scientific expositional and production activity of the military-historical museums, the establishment of personnel of higher qualification. It is designed for specialists of different branches of science.

Editorial council

Lytvyn V.M. – Academician of NAS of Ukraine, head of the Department Contemporary History of Ukraine of Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, Chairman of the Supervisory Board of the National museum of the history of Ukraine in the Second World War. Memorial complex

Smoliy V.A. – Academician of NAS of Ukraine, Director of the Institute of History of Ukraine of NAS of Ukraine

Kolesnyk V.F. – Corresponding Member of NAS of Ukraine, Dean of Historical Faculty of Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv

Editorial board

Chairman of the Board – Lehasova L.V., Deputy Director of scientific work of National museum of the history of the Ukraine in the Second World War. Memorial complex

Deputy Chairman of the Board, Scientific Editor – Lysenko O.E., Doctor of Historical Sciences, Head of the Department of History of Ukraine in the period of the World War II of the Institute of History of NAS of Ukraine

Scientific Editor – Patrylyak I.K., Doctor of Historical Sciences, Professor of the Contemporary History of Ukraine of Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv

Executive Editor – Simperovych V.M., Candidate of Historical Sciences, Scientific Secretary of the National museum of the history of Ukraine in the Second World War. Memorial complex

Vrons’ka T.V., Doctor of Historical Sciences, Senior Scientific Researcher of the Department of history of Ukraine in the period of the World War II of the Institute of History of NAS of Ukraine

Grytsuk V.M., Candidate of Historical Sciences, Head of Humanitarian Institute of National University of Defense of Ukraine named after Ivan Chernyakhovsky

Kapelushny V.P., Doctor of Historical Sciences, Head of the Department of Ethnology and Ethnography of Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv

Kovalchuk I.P., General Director of National museum of the history of Ukraine in the Second World War. Memorial complex

Maiboroda O.M., Doctor of Historical Sciences, Deputy Director of scientific work of I.F. Kuras Institute of Political and Ethnic Studies of NAS of Ukraine

Prof. Dr hab. Paweł Machcewicz, Director of the Museum of the Second World War (Gdansk, Poland)

Udod O.A., Doctor of Historical Sciences, Corresponding member of NAS of Ukraine, Director of the Institute for Innovation Technologies and Educational Content of MES of Ukraine, Head of the Department of Ukrainian historiography of Institute of History of NAS of Ukraine

Fomina V.P., Head of Scientific-Methodical Department of the National museum of the history of Ukraine in the Second World War. Memorial complex

Shevchenko N.O., Honored Worker of Ukraine Culture

Technical assistance

Guban T.V. – corrector

Malorod A.F. – computer proofreading

Nikitina S.V. – layout