Finnish Stug crew member with "Mirre" cat mascot who was always with them, even during a battle. the photo was at the Northern side of the Vuosalmi bridgehead
A family leaving their home in the ceded Finnish territory which became part of Russia, at the end of the WinterWar Sirpa: This could have been my mother's or father's family. I have many stories of their departure during the winter war.
Marshall of Finland. He led Finland to Independence, and kept the country free and unoccupied in World War II. He was also the sixth President of Finland, and is considered by some to be the greatest Finn of all time.
Simo Häyhän komppanian jouluhartaus katkesi venäläisten keskitykseen. Jouluaattona 1939 Kollaanjoella otettu kuva sotilaspappi Rantamaan jouluhartaudesta on tunnetuimpia talvisodan kuvia. Rantamaan takana Aarne Juutilainen.