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Territoire d'Adélie
Adélie Territory
Timeline: Great White South
Preceded by 1919-1940 Succeeded by
Viceroyalty of Yekaterinia Republic of Yekaterinia
Flag of Adélie
Flag of Adélie
Location of Adélie
Map of Russian Antarctica, showing the borders of Yekaterinia/Adélie

Liberté, Égalité, Fraternité (French)
("Liberty, Equality, Fraternity")

Anthem "La Marseillaise"
Capital New Normandy
Largest city New Petrograd
Other cities Murdograd, Vladiyug
  others Russian
Russian Orthodox
  others Roman Catholicism, Protestantism, Judaism
Ethnic Groups
  others French
Demonym Adélais
Government Military-governed territory
Established 1919
Independence from France
  declared 1940
Currency Franc

Adélie was a French territory on Antarctica, encompassing the former Russian Viceroyalty of Yekaterinia. It was established after France claimed the Viceroyalty during the Russian Civil War, and governed by the French military until the Vichy government granted it independence as the Republic of Yekaterinia during World War II. Less than 3 weeks after gaining independence, the new governing body annexed the territory to Bellinsgauzenia.

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