Category: War relics

Bridgehead discovers the remains of 25 Soviet soldiers

Bridgehead discovers the remains of 25 Soviet soldiers

- 14/12/2019

Search work is fraught with challenges, the main one being winter weather. Just imagine heavy rain turning into snow, snow turning into rain, and all ... Read More

A torpedo boat G-5 which disappeared in 1942 was found

A torpedo boat G-5 which disappeared in 1942 was found

- 05/11/2020

The rescue team of the Black Sea Fleet found and raised from the bottom of the Black Sea in the city of Sevastopol the torpedo ... Read More

BK-31 armored boat raised from the bottom of the Volga river

BK-31 armored boat raised from the bottom of the Volga river

- 24/03/2020

BK-31 - an armored boat of the Volga military flotilla, which took part in the Battle of Stalingrad. From July 24 to December 17, 1942, ... Read More

Found Finnish Brewster Buffalo BW-372 / M239 in the lake

Found Finnish Brewster Buffalo BW-372 / M239 in the lake

- 18/10/2020

Thank you for writing about our tragical story about the found Brewster Buffalo. To us involved in it it has been a very heavy experience ... Read More

Found T-34 trophy tank from Estonia swamps (8 photos+2 videos)

Found T-34 trophy tank from Estonia swamps (8 photos+2 videos)

- 14/01/2020

In 1999, a Soviet abandoned tank T-34 dating back to World War II was found in a swamp in northeast Estonia. The tank was raised ... Read More

Abandoned Japanese 8-ton artillery tractor Type 92 Ni-Ku

Abandoned Japanese 8-ton artillery tractor Type 92 Ni-Ku

- 08/05/2020

This article will discuss the Type 92 8t Prime Mover "Ni-Ku" Japanese artillery tractor abandoned after World War II. Very little information was collected on ... Read More

German helmet M42. A relic of World War 2

German helmet M42. A relic of World War 2

- 14/06/2020

An amazing WW2 relic found in the near of St. Petersburg. German helmet M42 in perfect condition. This relic was found a few weeks ago ... Read More

We dig out the crash site of the Pe-2 bomber (part2)

We dig out the crash site of the Pe-2 bomber (part2)

- 25/04/2020

As is already known from the first part of this story, the engine we found belonged to the Soviet Pe-2 bomber. Soviet bomber Pe-2 (Petlyakov-2) ... Read More

P-40 “Kittyhawk” of the Royal Air Force during World War II found in the Sahara

P-40 “Kittyhawk” of the Royal Air Force during World War II found in the Sahara

- 15/07/2020

This amazing story is about how it was completely by chance that we found a missing abandoned P-40 Kittyhawk aircraft during World War II in ... Read More

22 forgotten lives.

22 forgotten lives.

- 19/12/2019

World War II left an indelible mark upon the history of Ukraine. Millions of human destinies, both past and present, are connected with the most ... Read More

Forest roads (part 2)

Forest roads (part 2)

- 27/11/2019

When I was going to dig war relics that morning, I could not imagine how interesting this day would be! My friend and I went ... Read More

Abandoned PPSh-41 found in a swamp

Abandoned PPSh-41 found in a swamp

- 05/08/2020

Not so long ago, a search party named after Yuri Gagarin (which searches for relics of the Soviet Union and the Wehrmacht with the help ... Read More

German WWII relics from Russian swamp

German WWII relics from Russian swamp

- 03/11/2020

The end of October is a great time to excavate. There is almost no grass left in the forest. The insects are already in a ... Read More

Luftwaffe aircraft Messerschmitt BF-109 in perfect condition found in 2003

Luftwaffe aircraft Messerschmitt BF-109 in perfect condition found in 2003

- 07/05/2020

This "Messerschmitt BF-109" aircraft was made in 1939. It flew in the French campaign and the Battle of Britain before flying mostly in the East. ... Read More

Found 76 mm regimental gun M1927 from the swamp Kyrgesoo

Found 76 mm regimental gun M1927 from the swamp Kyrgesoo

- 17/04/2020

The search for this 76 mm regimental gun M1927 lasted for three years. The head of the "Otsing" search club, Igor Sedunov, says that searchers ... Read More