A Soviet tank padded on the northern outskirts of Brest in 1941. July 1944.
A Soviet tank padded on the northern outskirts of Brest in 1941. July 1944.
The Brest Fortress. July 1944.
The Brest Fortress. July 1944.
Drawing «At the grave of a comrade» by A. Glukhov, Brest. September 1945.
Drawing «At the grave of a comrade» by A. Glukhov, Brest. September 1945.
The Soviet banner over Brest. July 28, 1944.
The Soviet banner over Brest. July 28, 1944.
Konstantin Rokossovsky (1896-1968)
Konstantin Rokossovsky (1896-1968)

Marshal of the Soviet Union. In June 1944, he was the commander of the First Byelorussian front during the offensive codenamed "Bagration" that brought liberation to Byelorussia (23.06-29.08.1944). A photo of 1944.

The Red Army soldiers near Terespol Gate of the Citadel. July 1944.
The Red Army soldiers near Terespol Gate of the Citadel. July 1944.
The Brest Fortress. July 1944.
The Brest Fortress. July 1944.
The Brest Fortress on the day of the liberation, on July 28, 1944.
The Brest Fortress on the day of the liberation, on July 28, 1944.
The Red Army soldiers near Terespol Gate of the Citadel. July 1944.
The Red Army soldiers near Terespol Gate of the Citadel. July 1944.
A Border marker 50 km north of Brest. A photo, 1944.
A Border marker 50 km north of Brest. A photo, 1944.

Soldiers of the 50th Infantry Division of the 28th Army on the Western Bug.

The newspaper «Pravda» № 181 of July 29, 1944 reported on the liberation of Brest.
The newspaper «Pravda» № 181 of July 29, 1944 reported on the liberation of Brest.
The newspaper «Pravda» № 181 of July 29, 1944 reported on the liberation of Brest.
The newspaper «Pravda» № 181 of July 29, 1944 reported on the liberation of Brest.
The newspaper «Pravda» № 181 of July 29, 1944 reported on the liberation of Brest.
The newspaper «Pravda» № 181 of July 29, 1944 reported on the liberation of Brest.
The newspaper «Pravda» № 181 of July 29, 1944 reported on the liberation of Brest.
The newspaper «Pravda» № 181 of July 29, 1944 reported on the liberation of Brest.
The newspaper «Pravda» № 181 of July 29, 1944 reported on the liberation of Brest.
The newspaper «Pravda» № 181 of July 29, 1944 reported on the liberation of Brest.
The newspaper «Pravda» № 181 of July 29, 1944 reported on the liberation of Brest.
The newspaper «Pravda» № 181 of July 29, 1944 reported on the liberation of Brest.
A Red Army battery is firing over the enemy close to the fortress. Brest. July 1944.
A Red Army battery is firing over the enemy close to the fortress. Brest. July 1944.
Terespol Gate. July 1944.
Terespol Gate. July 1944.
Soldier liberators at the barracks of the 333rd Infantry Regiment.
Soldier liberators at the barracks of the 333rd Infantry Regiment.
The Brest Fortress. July 1944.
The Brest Fortress. July 1944.