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Now and Then - Venev under occupation

Volodarskogo street, Venev. December 1941 / Volodarskogo street, Venev. December 2021 German troops on the streets of Venev. Last…

Now and Then - T-60 tanks in Venev

Svobodnaya street, Venev. November 1941 / Svobodnaya street, Venev. December 1941 German soldiers at the crossing of Svobodnaya and…

Now and Then - Panzer in Venev

Venev, Leo Tolstoy street. December 1941. / Venev, Leo Tolstoy street. December 2021 German soldiers examine a destroyed PzKpfw IV…

Now and Then - Yepifan

Yepifan, Church of the Dormition of Our Lady. November 1941 / Yepifan, Church of the Dormition of Our Lady. December 2021 A German…

Now and Then - Mannerheim line Sk2 bunker

Summakyla sector of the Mannerheim Line. February 1940 / Zvezdochka gardening community. October 2020 Commander of the 90th…

Now and Then - Armoured cars on the Nevsky

Prospekt of the 25th of October, Leningrad. September 1941 / Nevsky prospekt, St. Petersburg. March 2021 Column of BA-10 armoured cars…

First train to Leningrad - 1943

Image Map of the 34 kilometer Road of Victory (painted red) On February 7, 1943…

The first POW victims of Stalingrad

In the course of its victorious advance the 6th Army of the Wehrmacht covered a huge stretch of Soviet land from Kharkov to Stalingrad…

Now and Then - Lifting of the Leningrad Siege Day

Nevsky prospekt, Leningrad. January 27, 1944 / Nevsky prospekt, St. Petersburg. January 27, 2022 An old lady congratulating a Red Army…

Now and Then - Liberation of Novgorod

78 years and a week ago - liberation of Novgorod Novgorod, Kremlin. January 20, 1944 / Novgorod, Kremlin. May 2021 Soviet soldiers…

Now and Then - Yuri Smirnov liberation of Gatchina

Gatchina, Sovetskaya street. January 26, 1944 / Gatchina, Sobornaya street. May 2020. Nine year old Yuri Smirnov, son of a local…

Now and Then - German cemetery at the Alexander Palace

Pushkin, Alexander Palace. January 25, 1944 / Pushkin, Alexander Palace. January 2022 Cemetery of the 4. SS-Polizei-Panzergrenadier-…