Exhibition: "Memory of the Victory. Awards of World War II"
8.04.2015 – 24.06.2015
Front hall of the Armoury Chamber of the Moscow Kremlin
Organised by: Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation, The Moscow Kremlin Museums
The exhibition in the Front hall of the Armoury Chamber, dedicated to the 70th Anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War, represents orders and medals of the USSR from the collection of the Moscow Kremlin Museums. The awards were conferred on soldiers, seamen and officers for outstanding heroism; generals and admirals - for skillful generalship; and rear workers - for selfless labour during the Great Patriotic War. Every decoration is a symbol of the united national feat in the most difficult years of Russian history.