The basis of the section are combat documents the fall of 1944, when red Army troops came to the borders of Slovakia. As is well known, a crucial role in the breakthrough of the fascist German troops in the Carpathians played a Soviet tank units and formations, standing on the edge of strokes 1 and 4 Ukrainian front in September 1944, during the Carpathian-Dukla operation.
The section also presents declassified documents on specific combat episodes involving tanks of the 13th guards Tarnopolsky-Shepetivka tank brigade in 1943-1945, from which you can learn about the heroic exploits of the soldiers.
“A lot of interest in the cause of the historical form of the famous compound – the 4th guards tank division Kantemirovskaya. On the pages of the form – a glorious road tankers from the moment of formation of the tank corps in the summer of 1942 to participate kantemirovtsev in the first parade dedicated to the Day tank,” – said the press service of the defense Ministry.
Also from declassified photo album, published scientific testing of armored ground of gbtu the red Army in 1945, users will learn about the types and characteristics of combat vehicles, standing in service in the tank troops of the red Army in the early postwar months.
See photo essay on the topic:
Combat training in the 4th guards tank Kantemirovskaya order of Lenin red banner division