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Winter war 1939-40 Leipäsuo combat- KIA Red Army soldiers recovered

Article about: by KriegMann My question is, how do people completely forget about, or miss something like this? Unless everyone was killed or MIA after the battle. I find it strange IMO. Many factors to co

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    I've just re-read this post and I never cease to be moved by such images.

    Those brave men at rest for decades in that beautiful, lonely place. The world moves on but their families never forget them. Very important that they are recovered and given a decent burial so that their families can have a proper place to pay their respects.

    Regards

    Martin
    "You will never know the whole truth" ~ Erich von dem Bach-Zelewski

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    I take my hat off to these guys that actually take time out their lives to search for the forgotten heroes of war.
    Much better than the grave robbers that go around looting everything
    Well done lads

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    Eternal glory to them.

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    Some more pictures from the combat fields from this area, this summer finds
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    Regards,
    Dimas

    my Skype: warrelics

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    Somber...

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    As others have mentioned; good that some do the job of recovering these soldiers.

    So many just disappeared into the huge grinder of war.

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    They are well preserved.

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    Thank you for recovering these poor souls, may they be identified, buried with dignity and rest in peace.

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    It looks like they were/are wearing Valinki boots Dimas.

    Cheers mate

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    They are all KIA in winter time, all wear the valenki ofcause. This bodies are allready burried, but really not a lot of informations about them
    Regards,
    Dimas

    my Skype: warrelics

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