Siege of Leningrad re-enacted by Historians dressed up as Red Army and Nazi soldiers to mark battle’s 70th anniversary

 

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  • More than 400 actors dressed up as Soviet Red Army soldiers and Nazi Germany troops to recreate the battle
  • The fight on January 27, 1944, finally forced the lifting of the Nazi’s Siege of Leningrad which killed one million
  • The re-enactment on the 70th anniversary was part of memorial ceremonies across the city
  • It also coincided with the 69th anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz Nazi death camp in Oswiecim, Poland

Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2546876/St-Petersburg-village-transformed-warzone-Siege-Leningrad-enacted-historians-dressed-Red-Army-Nazi-soldiers-mark-battles-70th-anniversary.html#ixzz2rnEWb1gi

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