Photos and historical info.
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During World War II, 1941 - 1945 most of the city was captured by Wehrmacht troops .
In 1943, on the night of February 4, a landing of 274 sailors landed in the Stanichka area,
captured the bridgehead (later - MALAYA ZEMLYA ), which was held for 225 days, until complete liberation
September 16, 1943 the city was completely liberated.