Lost Karelia

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Without the Red Cross Finland re-inhabitated the Evacuees from its core soil Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Meanwhile In Finland, History Of Finland, Cultural Identity, History Of Photography, Red Army, Second World
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The areas ceded by Finland to the Soviet Union after the Continuation War. Porkkala was returned to Finland in The Moscow Armistice was signed between Finland on one side and the Soviet Union and United Kingdom on the other side on… Helsinki, World History, World War Ii, Ww2 History, History Of Finland, Historical Maps, Military History, This Or That Questions, Russia

Finland

The land ceded to the Soviet Union by Finland at the end of the Winter War in 1939. (in red). This ceded territory totaled around ten percent of Finland's land area and twenty percent of its industrial capacity.

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Finnish Forces - Vyborg 1941

Some of the Finnish troops who took back Viipuri (Vyborg). August 1941.

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Finnish Forces - Vyborg 1941

Some of the Finnish troops who took back Viipuri (Vyborg). August 1941.

Escape in Winter - horse drawn sleighs loaded with evacuees History Of Finland, Finland Country, Finnish Language, Winter Horse, Dna Results, Photo Story, My Heritage, Helsinki, Historical Photos
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Nearly a half million Finns were forced to evacuate in the Winter War 1939-1940.Escape the sub-zero temperatures Horse-drawn sleighs allowed to move in the middle of snowdrifts. - Lähes puoli miljoonaa suomalaista joutui evakkoon talvisodassa 1939-1940. PAKOON PAKKASELLA Hevosten vetämät reet mahdollistivat liikkumisen hankien keskellä. - Finland

Viipuri - it belongs to Finland [not my caption] Finland Travel, Tom Of Finland, Exotic Places, Old Ads, Large Photos, Future Travel, Vintage Travel Posters, Beautiful Places To Visit, Old Pictures
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Viipuri

 Viipuri Castle My mothers roots are… History Of Finland, Night Shadow, Viborg, Saunas, Historian, Ancient History, Denmark, Castles, Norway
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Aatto Aaltoasen sotakuvakokoelmasta. Viipuri Castle 1940's. My mothers roots are in Viipuri.

Johannes. Carelia (Finland)

Johannes. Carelia (Finland)

 It used to be in Finland but after the Winter War between Finland and the Soviet Union Karelia, where the castle is located, became part of the Soviet Union, nowadays Russia. Finland Culture, Medieval Fortress, Hobbies And Interests, Grand Homes, White Lilies, Fortification, Soviet Union, Palaces, Nature Photos
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Vyborg Castle in Vyborg

Vyborg Castle (Russian: Выборгский замок, Finnish: Viipurin linna, Swedish: Viborgs fästning) is a Swedish built medieval fortress around which the town of...

Vyborg (Viipuri) - in the time it belonged to Finland Viborg, Map Pictures, My Land, Helsinki, Ancient History, Old Photos, New York Skyline, Boat, Dreams
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Haluatko Ilta-Sanomien huippusuositun Viipuri-näyttelyn ilmaiseksi kotikaupunkiisi?

Ilta-Sanomien kokoama Tällanen ol Viipuri -kuvanäyttely on ollut harvinaisen suuri menestys. Helsingin Sanomatalossa olevaa, 100 kuvan näyttelyä on käynyt katsomassa jo tuhansittain ihmisiä. Nyt annamme näyttelyn ilmaiseksi kiertoon.

The city of Viipuri (called Vyborg by the Soviets). It was the second largest… Cities In Finland, Night Shadow, Fight For Us, Red Army, My Heritage, World War Two, Ancient History, New York Skyline, 30 August

The city of Viipuri (called Vyborg by the Soviets). It was the second largest city in Finland, until it was ceded to the USSR in 1940. This photo was taken on 30 August 1941, after its liberation. The city would fall again to the Soviet Union after the Red Army's 1944 Karelian Offensive. It is now part of the Russian Federation.

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Viipuri market square. Date unknown.

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Finner ikke siden

Finner ikke siden

civilians leaving Vyborg Finnish Civil War, Iconic Photos, World War Two, Finland, Wwii, Natural Beauty, Russia, Lost, Dreams

civilians leaving Vyborg

Viipuri train station in the From the Russian language Viipuri Wikipedia page. Viborg, Map Pictures, Train Route, Central Station, Modern Buildings, Train Station, Helsinki, Ancient History, Taj Mahal
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