Soviet assault unit in the SN-42 body armor (steel Bib, model 1942) and with the DP-27 light machine guns. Guardsmen-stormtroopers after a combat mission. 1st ShISBr (assault engineer-sapper brigade). 1st Belorussian Front, summer of 1944.
SN-42 body armor – Soviet personal protective equipment such as a steel cuirass.