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In Latvia, the remains of 95 Soviet soldiers were found (31 photos)

On May 6, near the village of Pampaly in the Saldus region of Latvia, the remains of 95 Red Army soldiers were found. Earlier, on April 22, there were found remains of 145 more soldiers, and in 2003 – there were found the remains of 142 soldiers. When soldiers were found orders, medals and mortar medallions. Exhumation of bodies was carried out by members of the search group “Legend”, who, with the help of an excavator, excavated four common graves that were under an agricultural road. From March to May 1945, there were fierce battles with the Germans in this region, in which both sides suffered serious losses. In the near future, the process of identification of fighters will begin, after which they will be buried.

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