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Biographies, Interviews and Letters of Soviet Red Army Soldiers and Veterans

The website – an open-access collection on oral history with more than 2,500 interviews with Soviet veterans of World War II.¬†The project, which was started in 2000 as a small grassroots project, soon received state support and developed into an important element of Russia’s contemporary memory landscape.

One of the personal statements and interviews are from Klavdia Kalugina, a sniper in the Red Army

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