Georgy Zhukov and Konstantin Rokossovsky with Bernard Montgomery near the Brandenburg Gate

Georgy Zhukov, Konstantin Rokossovsky, Bernard Montgomery


Meeting of Soviet marshals Georgy Zhukov and Konstantin Rokossovsky with British Field Marshal Bernard Montgomery near the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin.
Behind the left of Constantine Rokossovsky – deputy commander of the 1st Byelorussian Front, Army General V Sokolovsky; right – Chief of Staff of the 1st Belorussian Front, Colonel-General M. Malinin.
At this ceremony, four Soviet military leaders were awarded high British awards.

 

 

Location: Berlin, Germany
Date: July 1945
Author: Evgeni Khaldei

In : 1945

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