24 Mar 1946

  • Soviet prosecutor Yurii Pokrovsky escorted Nikolai Zorya's body from Nürnberg, Germany to Leipzig, Germany; the documentation Pokrovsky carried noted that Zorya was a private rather than his actual rank of major general. ww2dbase [Main Article | CPC]

24 Mar 1946 Interactive Map

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