The Partizan brigade named after Parkhomenko (more than 1000 fighters) of the Minsk division is being pushed into the “rail war” – sabotage on the railway tracks that are used by the Wehrmacht to transfer personnel and military equipment to the Eastern Front.
Left in the foreground with a tablet in hand – a 25-year-old brigade commander Alexei Lvov.
The 37th partisan brigade named after Parkhomenko operated in the Bobruisk and Glussky districts of the Mogilyov and Polesye regions of the Byelorussian SSR.
Location: Polesie, Belarus, USSR
Date: February 1944