Red flag on the fire tower over liberated Gatchina

liberated Gatchina

The commander of the detachment of the 47th Separate Engineering Battalion of the 224th Infantry Division, Sergeant Silin Pavel Kharitonovich (1914-1986), raises the Red flange of the fire tower of the Skye House in liberated Gatchina.


Sources of information about the photo:
2. The newspaper Leningradskaya Pravda No. 023 (8747) of January 27, 1944



Location: Gatchina, Leningrad Region, USSR
Date: January 26, 1944
Author: David Trachtenberg

In : 1944

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