Fighters of the Czechoslovak SOS border detachment are preparing to repel the Hungarian aggression on the bridge of Maria Valeria

Czechoslovak SOS border detachment

Soldiers of the Czechoslovak Border Guard Detachment of State Defense (Stráž obrany státu, SOS) from the battalion No. 24 (New Castles, Nitra) on the Maria Valeria bridge across the Danube in Parkano (now Sturovo) in southern Slovakia are preparing to repel Hungarian aggression.

The soldiers are armed with two machine guns ZB vz. 24 and two ZB vz. 26, on soldiers wearing helmets vz. 32.

Location: Parkano, Slovakia
Photo date: 1939

In : 1939

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