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    Default Victory park on the Poklonnaya hill in Moscow

    In western part of Moscow located Poklonnaya hill with Victory park - this park founded in memory of WWII, inside the park is Museum, dedicated to victory of USSR in WWII. Many exhibits of this museum is military equipment, but are railroad rolling stock.

    Schnabel car with 180-mm gun for coast defense:


    Armoured train:


    Part of bridge with cars:


    Old flatcar with anti-aircraft gun:



    Old boxcar:


    Medical car:


    Another one flatcar:
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    Tanks in museum. German tanks:


    Soviet medium tank T-34 - best tank of WWII:


    Another one T-34, behind him rocket launcer Katyusha on the american truck Studebaker US6:


    Soviet light tanks:


    British tank Matilda:


    American tank Sherman:


    Soviet heavy tanks IS-2 and IS-3:


    Self-propelled antitank gun ISU-152:
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    Steam locomotive Эу-680-90. Steam locomotives Э (E) were built in 1912-1957 in Russian Empire, USSR, Germany, Sweden, Poland, Romania, Hungary and Czechoslovakia, total built 10853 locomotives (most popular steam locomotive in the world), modification Эу made in 1926-1931. This locos actively used in WWI, Russian Civil War, WWII and Cold War, some locos were used after USSR collapse (1991 year) in switch operations!


    Part of railroad bridge:


    305-mm railroad howitzer!


    Navy exposure:
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    Soviet bomber Ilyushin Il-4:


    German fighter Bf-109:


    Soviet fighter Sukhoi Su-2:


    LI-2 - Soviet cpy of Douglas DC-3:


    Di-6:


    Soviet artillery:


    122-mm howitzer M-30 - my great-grandfather was aimer of this howitzer in 1942-1945 and destroys lot of German tanks:
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    German personal carriers:


    Trenches:


    Monument for dogs of war:


    Soviet truck GAZ-AA (similair with Ford-AA) with field kitchen:


    British armoured personal carrier:


    American APC with Soviet antitank gun:


    Soviet jeep GAZ-67 and amphibious car Ford-GPA:


    Anti-aircraft gun:


    German artillery:


    Main view to train:
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