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Date: 5 months ago   Category: Science

Upper Volga Joan of Arc: what role in a victory over Nazism was played by Lisa Chaykina's feat — RT in Russian


Hundred years ago the Hero of the Soviet Union the guerrilla Lisa Chaykina was born. Under terrible tortures she hasn't betrayed fellow soldiers. Her courage has shaken even Hitlerites who have compared the girl to Joan of Arc. According to historians, this feat has played a special role in a victory of the USSR over Nazism — "has supported fighting spirit of soldiers and has inspired civilians for resistance" in the first, most difficult months of the Great Patriotic War. "I could — and you will be able" — her last words were such. About short and bright life of Lisa Chaykina — in the material RT.

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