The body of the executed Zoya Kosmodemyanskaya

The body of the executed Zoya Kosmodemyanskaya

Frozen body of the Zoe Kosmodemyanskaya,, which was executed by the Nazis.

Zoe Kosmodemyanskaya (1923-1941) – partisan, Red Army intelligence-subversive group Staff of the Western Front. She was seized by the Nazis during the burning of houses in the village Petrishcheva in November 28, 1941, where German soldiers quartered. After much torture was hanged in Petrishcheva in November 29, 1941. Zoe Kosmodemyanskaya during interrogations held bravely, to name a fictitious name (Tanya), the Germans did not report any information about his comrades.



Photography Location: Petrishcheva, Ruza district of the Moscow region
Time taken: 1941
Author: Sergey Strunnikov

In : 1941

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