Soviet ORKP-2 convoy of locomotives at the Belorussky railway station in Moscow

ORKP-2 convoy of locomotives


Soviet ORKP-2 convoy of locomotives at the time of formation at the Belorussky railway station in Moscow. October 1942.

During the Great Patriotic War, the People’s Commissariat of Railways of the USSR formed convoys of special reserve locomotives, which provided military transportation, working in isolation from the main depots, and thus played a significant role in the victory of the Soviet Union.


Source: RGAE.



Source of photo information:

  1. www.vparavoz.com




Location: Moscow, USSR
Image Date: October 1942

In : 1942

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