The film is about a young soldier Taman Division, about the history and the feats of arms of the Soviet guard, which was born during the Great Patriotic War (Soviet people’s participation in World War II in 1941-1945).
Flags fluttering in the wind Soviet republics.
Build soldiers Taman Guards Division.
Guards veterans are suitable for young soldiers.
Veterans make banners and stand in formation.
There is a ceremony of initiation into the Guard.
Chronicle of the Great Patriotic War:
The banner of the USSR.
Soldiers with the banner down the line.
Soldiers go on the attack.
The tanks on the field.
Joint attack armored and infantry troops.
This young soldier-oath.
Veterans of the Taman Division.
The commander at the head of the Guards.
Playing a military band.
View of the area from the trees.
Soldiers Guard infantry company of lieutenant G.Andreeva in a museum of military glory.
Photo. G.Andreev with subordinates.
Meeting with veterans of the Young Guards Taman Division Kazaevym and Paritsky.
The tour of the museum, the museum exhibits.
Soldiers on the theoretical and practical lessons.
A column of armored personnel carriers on the track.
The shooting tracer bullets at the site at dusk.
Snowdrift before the barracks.
The crew sits in the APC. Tree branches.
Senior lieutenant G.Andreev runs nightly exercises.
Alternation: crew members, the movement of military equipment for the landfill, shooting and explosions.
Winter dawn sounds the last post.
The soldiers read newspapers.
Tea Party at the round table.
Soldiers rush to meet relatives at the checkpoint.
The soldier with his mother for a walk.
Soldiers talk with parents.
An elderly woman reading the menu army canteen.
People in the meeting room.
It seemed AB - Colonel in the Soviet Army in the Great Patriotic War, Hero of the Soviet Union.
Locations: Moscow region 
Seasons: Winter 
The family welcomes guests to vacation soldiers.
Family dinner, veterans talk with his sons.
Veterans of the Taman Division.
Young guards on the shore of the Kerch Strait.
Chronicle of the Great Patriotic War: The crossing of the Kerch Strait.
Ships coming to the shore.
The landing of the soldiers, explosions.
A soldier pulls ashore dead comrade.
Attacking up the hill.
War memorial in the central park of the city of Krymsk, a mass grave.
Eternal Fire, soldiers laid flowers on the grave.
A monument with the names of the characters.
Corner of the Hero of the Soviet Union I.I.Laara.
Training of soldiers to the upcoming exercises, classes led by Major wings.
All the post.
All guards spread out on the snow guns.
Soldiers wiping snow.
Cook distributes food.
Briefing before the exercise.
Crews flee for their cars.
The soldier looks out of the hatch.
A column of armored personnel carriers on the road.
Commanders watched the exercises.
Aircraft in the sky.
Tanks pass through the forest belt.
Alternating: the crews of combat vehicles, tanks firing on the landfill.
The infantry in camouflage suits.
Tanker looking into the loophole and shoots.
Shooting from tank shells and explosions.
Tank moves across the field.
A column of armored personnel carriers break through the woods and goes to the landfill.
Alternation: fighters in the sky, explosions at the site.
The soldiers on skis in tow APC. Fighters in the clouds.
Skiers apart and thrown towing.
The tanks at the site.
Alternation: crew members of tanks pass through the fire.
Guardsmen fire on the obstacle course.
Soldier with burning sleeve.
Soldiers moving body of water fording.
Commanders watching teachings.
The explosion sounded the last post.
The trunks of the trees.
A soldier lights a cigarette.
The soldiers laugh.
He lit the fire.
Mechanic cleans the car.
Soldiers on vacation in the woods.
People sit around the fire, smoke, take pictures, sing songs.
Locations: Moscow region  Krasnodar region 
Seasons: Winter  Spring