People evacuation from Leningrad. Waiting for boarding the train. 1941

1941

People evacuation from Leningrad. Waiting for boarding the train. 1941

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Soldiers reading letters

1942

Soldiers reading letters

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Destroyed plant

1943

Destroyed plant

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General V. Makarov, Marshal A.  Vasilevsky and General I.  Chernyakhovsky interrogate captured Alfons Hitter, Commander of the 206th Infantry Division. Vi

1944

General V. Makarov, Marshal A. Vasilevsky and General I. Chernyakhovsky interrogate captured Alfons Hitter, Commander of the 206th Infantry Division. Vi

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The 2nd Ukrainian Front. A column of German POWs captured during the Battle of Budapest

1945

The 2nd Ukrainian Front. A column of German POWs captured during the Battle of Budapest

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Our project

The Russian Society of Military History (RSMH), the Ministry of Defence of the Russian Federation, the Central Archive of the Ministry of Defense of Russia (CA MD RF), the Russian State Documentary Film and Photo Archive (RSDFPA), ROSPHOTO, the Multimedia Art Museum of Moscow (MAMM), the Russian Cultural Foundation and the Victory Museum (Moscow), proudly present a unique collection of photographs taken during the time of the Great Patriotic War.

The project is dedicated to the 75th anniversary of the Great Victory of the Soviet Union and is intended to convey to a wide audience the evidences of the unparalleled feat of the Soviet people, who defended the freedom and independence of their Motherland.

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