The Visit of Finnish Guests. (1959)

Film-document №5080 1 part, Duration: 0:10:04, Black-white to collection Price category A

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Producer CSDF (RCSDF)

Director: Babushkin Ya.

Operators: Voroncov V., Epifanov G., Golubov G., Maslennikov S.


About the stay of General Heiskanen, Commander of Defence Forces of Finland, in the USSR.

Temporary description

Moscow. May 5, 1959. Vnukovo airport. Arrival Finnish defense forces commander General Heiskanen and his party. Atmosphere: Marshals Konev, Grechko, generals and officers. Heiskanen at a reception at the Soviet Defense Minister Marshal Malinovsky. Finnish guests got acquainted with the sights of Moscow and the new buildings. Head of the Frunze Academy General PA Kurochkin received guests. A conversation. The guests got acquainted with the educational process. Were present at the tank exercise in one part of the Moscow Military District. Finnish delegation visited the city of Stalingrad, Leningrad, Stalingrad acquainted with building hydropower plants, visited Leningrad Artillery School of the Red October. Moscow. Reception at the Central House of the Soviet Army. Acts Marshal Malinovsky.