Soviet soldiers from the 3rd Separate Rifle Brigade on the island of Ezel

Soviet soldiers from the 3rd Separate Rifle Brigade

Soviet military personnel of the 3rd OSBr (separate rifle brigade) on the island of Ezel (Saarema), in the village of Mustjala, in the summer of 1940, in the company of local residents.
On the left – the commander of the 174 separate sapper battalion, Captain A.V. Evdokimov, then, of the officers of the Red Army – Captain Chizh, Junior Lieutenant Melentiev and Lieutenant Melkov.



Source: Oleg Yarosh family archive.




Location: Eisel Island, Estonia, USSR
Date: June-August 1940

In : 1940

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