Portrait of Roza Shanina, 1940sRed Army snipers Faina Yakimova, Roza Shanina, and Lidia Volodina, 1940sRoza Shanina, date unknown; note sniperRoza Shanina with a Mosin-Nagant 1891/30 rifle with 3.5x PU scope, 1944
Portrait of Roza Shanina, 1940sRed Army snipers Faina Yakimova, Roza Shanina, and Lidia Volodina, 1940sRoza Shanina, date unknown; note sniper's badgeRoza Shanina with a Mosin-Nagant 1891/30 rifle with 3.5x PU scope, 1944
Roza Shanina with her Mosin-Nagant rifle with PU scope, 1940sRoza Shanina with her Mosin-Nagant rifle with PU scope, Nov 1944Death certificate of Roza Shanina, addressed to her mother Anna Shanina, 11 Feb 1945
Roza Shanina with her Mosin-Nagant rifle with PU scope, 1940sRoza Shanina with her Mosin-Nagant rifle with PU scope, Nov 1944Death certificate of Roza Shanina, addressed to her mother Anna Shanina, 11 Feb 1945
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