1941 October Revolution Parade on the Red Square. In the photo, the Soviet infantry with Tokarev’s self-loading rifles of the 1940 model SVT-40 in the “shoulder” position. The bayonets are attached to the rifles. Behind the soldiers there was a knapsack outfit of the 1936 model, on the side – small infantry shovels.
The original name of the photo: “After the parade – into battle!”.
Location: Moscow, Soviet Russia
Date: November 7, 1941
Author: Dmitry Baltermants