Tag: Soviet Soldiers

The life and death of Soviet soldiers on the Nevsky Pyatachok

The life and death of Soviet soldiers on the Nevsky Pyatachok

- 20/08/2020

War photos were taken by the photographer Vsevolod Tarasevich, in November 1941 on the Nevsky Pyatachok (ww2 battel). The shots leave a strong impression, that's ... Read More

Unique photos of the attack and death of Soviet soldiers

Unique photos of the attack and death of Soviet soldiers

- 02/06/2020

Unique attack photos taken on the run under mortar fire, World War II. Crimean front, Kerch direction, April or May 1942. The losses of Soviet ... Read More

Hot Summer 1941

Hot Summer 1941

- 21/05/2020

Summer,1941 Dead soldier of the Red Army in his trench. Photo chronicle from WW2. The summer of 1941 became tragic for the Red Army. Many ... 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

Kiev fortified area. 1941 year

Kiev fortified area. 1941 year

- 22/04/2020

The battles for the capital of Ukraine in 1941 were particularly fierce and bloody. The defensive line around Kyiv played an important role in deterring ... Read More

They fought for their homeland

They fought for their homeland

- 20/04/2020

Man gets used to everything - joy, fear, death ... All this, sooner or later, ceases to bother us. But there are times when we ... Read More

125-mm Soviet AMPULOMET

125-mm Soviet AMPULOMET

- 10/04/2020

125-mm Soviet ampulomet was the only model of an ampulomet mass-produced in the USSR. It was widely used with varying success by the Red Army ... Read More

T-34 “Sniper” was found bottom of the swamp

T-34 “Sniper” was found bottom of the swamp

- 29/03/2020

This T-34 tank was found in a swamp at great depth in excellent condition. The history of this tank is not unusual. There were many ... Read More

Movable fortress

Movable fortress

- 25/03/2020

Attempts to find new ways of personal protection for soldiers accompanied humanity for many centuries. Thus, in the XVII century, the famous French Marshal Vauban ... Read More

Order of the Red Star

Order of the Red Star

- 08/01/2020

Order of the Red Star The Order of the Red Star (This badge is part of my collection) was a military decoration of the Soviet Union. ... Read More

Basics of stripping remains of the soldiers.

Basics of stripping remains of the soldiers.

- 27/12/2019

Search and establishment of the names of soldiers who died during the Second World War II is conducted according to certain rules. Among them, I ... Read More

They returned from the war.

They returned from the war.

- 23/12/2019

This particular morning, our camp buzzing at dawn. The night before, our team leader announced that local residents had confirmed a site within the nearby ... 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

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

“How many soldiers died along the roads. Who counted, who counted … “

“How many soldiers died along the roads. Who counted, who counted … “

- 14/12/2019

The All-Ukrainian expedition Barvenkovsky Kotel-1942 took place in the fall of 2017, and it yielded excellent results: the Union of People's Memory found the remains ... Read More