The exhibition «Activities of the Northern Fleet during the Petsamo-Kirkenes offensive» dedicated to the 75th anniversary of the defeat of Nazi troops in the Arctic is opened in the Murmansk Regional Museum of Local History.

The exhibition project is organized by the Murmansk Regional Museum of Local History together with the Central Naval Museum (St. Petersburg), Polyarny Museum of Local History, as well as supplemented by materials and objects from private collections of Murmansk residents.

The exhibition tells about the actions of the Northern Fleet during the Petsamo-Kirkenes offensive, the fighting on the sea and seaside directions, the importance of the defeat of Nazi troops in the Arctic. There are presented samples of Soviet and German cold and firearms, military uniforms, insignias, everyday life items of Northern Fleet mariners, documents and photos.

The acting Governor Andrey Chibis visited the preview of the exhibition.
Posted by: 12 September 2019
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