A solemn meeting on the occasion of the awarding of 2nd Guards Rifle (Taman future) division to the Order of the Red Banner for the liberation of the North Caucasus and Kuban from the Nazi invaders. Right – the division commander, Major General V.F. Zakharov, left – the head of the political division, Colonel V.M. Pylypenko.
Photography Location: Krymskaya (now – Krymsk), Krasnodar Krai
Time taken: 19 June 1943