(1351) Uzbekistania

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1934 TF. Discovered 1934 Oct. 5 by G. N. Neujmin at Simeis.

Named in honor of the {former{ Uzbek Soviet Socialist Republic, where the discoverer resided during World War II. (M 2882; M 2903; N. S. Chernykh)

This name was found in the discoverer’s handwriting in his personal volume of “Kleine Planeten für 1941” by Dr. S. G. Makover.

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