Tyumen at the Backside of the War

Tyumen at the Backside of the War

Tyumen made a significant contribution to the defeat of Nazi during the Great Patriotic War (the period from 22 June 1941 to 9 May 1945 of the Eastern Front of World War II). Under challenging conditions of the wartime, the city managed to provide military mobilization in the shortest possible time, to rebuild the industry according to military needs, to accept and restore evacuated enterprises.
In the winter of 1941, 22 evacuated enterprises were placed in Tyumen. The city supplied the front with the armored car, mortars, motorcycles, electrical equipment for tanks, shells, mines, sheepskin coats, felt boots and food. 20 thousand Tyumen citizens fought at the front; the city's residents actively participated in the patriotic movement, aimed at nationwide support for the front.
The program of the theatrical excursion:
- the history of the everyday life of the nurse, postman, and soldier
- tasting soldiers rations
- the laying of flowers in memory of those who died in the war
- the release of red balloons into the sky, as symbols of eternal memory.

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