Soviet soldiers near the dugout on the defensive position on the Kalinin Front in 1942.
In the background, a damaged American-made M3 tank, “General Lee.”
In the center of attention Vera Georgievna Budaeva (Zubareva) is a paramedic of the 680th Independent anti-tank artillery regiment. Right on top of it is Lieutenant Ivan Konstantinovich Zubarev, second lieutenant, born in 1920, commander of the 2nd battery of the 620th Independent Anti-tank Artillery Regiment of the RGC (Reserve of the Main Command). He finished the war with the Knight of the Order of the Patriotic War of the first and second degree, was awarded medals: “For Courage”, “For the Defense of Kiev”, “For Victory over Germany”.
Source: ZS of the Ulyanovsk region.