Place ads in local and regional newspapers. You can not know for sure which city is home to people who lost their nominal thing. The ads provide the name of the found items, and the name of its owner, the directly at her.
Contact your municipal information service. Perhaps the information desk you will be able to provide information on the place of residence of a citizen, relying only on the data from his surname, name and patronymic (if any).
Carefully read the detected item. If this is a reward from the war - contact the organization, specifically designed for veterans. If it is a modern military distinctive character or the Order - Send with him to the military commissariat. In this organization have to check who and when I presented this distinguishing mark. It is possible that further searches a person who has lost a nominal thing, employees will be engaged in the military enlistment office. In this case, you will have to pass the thing they found.
Please contact your city. If that thing you found, carries a premium in nature, but does not apply to the military unit, it can be issued for services to the city or state services. All awards and honorary gifts ever presented to government agencies to citizens, be taken into consideration in the specialized documentation and decorated with passport data of the person who designed.