Defense and the Siege of Leningrad

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Restoration of a destroyed house
Restoration of a destroyed house
Restoration of a destroyed house
Restoration of a destroyed house on Suvorovsky Prospekt
After breaking the blockade people cover up the inscription on the wall saying about danger of artillery shelling in front of the Lensovet theatre
Senior Sergeant H. Z. Mildzikhov who destroyed 108 German soldiers and officers in one battle
Soviet artillery units move to firing positions across the ice of the Ilmen Lake
Anti-aircraft gunners guarding Leningrad from Hitler aircraft raids at the guns
Sappers A. N. Zhdanov and Ya. P. Totmyanin lay mines on the approaches to the wire entanglements in one of the sections of the Leningrad front
Car moves to Leningrad along the Ladoga road flooded with water
Women dismantle a protective wall at the window of the Eliseevsky store
After bombing on Moskovsky Prospekt
Rolling up the shell hole on St. Isaac's Square (asphalting)
Roofers team repairing the roof of the Leningrad City Executive Committee (the former Mariinsky Palace)
Restoration works on Nevsky Prospekt ("Barrikada" cinema theatre). House in scaffolding
Car traffic across the Ladoga road, at the junction. On the left - 3 direction signs, the nearest marked "To Kobona", and the traffic guide on the right. Winter, 1941-1942.
"Road of Life" across the Ladoga. At the wharf in spring. 1941-1942.
Column of ZIS-5 trucks on the ice across the Ladoga in winter. 1941-1942.
Entrance to the ice of "Road of Life". Crossing the railway tracks. Entrance gate in the background.
The Ladoga road. Works around the hole - boards laying across the hole
Unloading barrels of fuel from a sledge by the shore of "Road of Life"
Restoration of a destroyed house
Restoration of a destroyed house
Restoration of a destroyed house
Restoration of a destroyed house on Suvorovsky Prospekt
After breaking the blockade people cover up the inscription on the wall saying about danger of artillery shelling in front of the Lensovet theatre
Senior Sergeant H. Z. Mildzikhov who destroyed 108 German soldiers and officers in one battle
Soviet artillery units move to firing positions across the ice of the Ilmen Lake
Anti-aircraft gunners guarding Leningrad from Hitler aircraft raids at the guns
Sappers A. N. Zhdanov and Ya. P. Totmyanin lay mines on the approaches to the wire entanglements in one of the sections of the Leningrad front
Car moves to Leningrad along the Ladoga road flooded with water
Women dismantle a protective wall at the window of the Eliseevsky store
After bombing on Moskovsky Prospekt
Rolling up the shell hole on St. Isaac's Square (asphalting)
Roofers team repairing the roof of the Leningrad City Executive Committee (the former Mariinsky Palace)
Restoration works on Nevsky Prospekt ("Barrikada" cinema theatre). House in scaffolding
Car traffic across the Ladoga road, at the junction. On the left - 3 direction signs, the nearest marked "To Kobona", and the traffic guide on the right. Winter, 1941-1942.
"Road of Life" across the Ladoga. At the wharf in spring. 1941-1942.
Column of ZIS-5 trucks on the ice across the Ladoga in winter. 1941-1942.
Entrance to the ice of "Road of Life". Crossing the railway tracks. Entrance gate in the background.
The Ladoga road. Works around the hole - boards laying across the hole
Unloading barrels of fuel from a sledge by the shore of "Road of Life"

Women dismantle a protective wall at the window of the Eliseevsky store

Women dismantle a protective wall at the window of the Eliseevsky store
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