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Photo: Press service of the Mayor and Government of Moscow. Evgeny Samarin

Throughout the day of November 7 on red square will operate the Museum under the open sky.

The procedure of the solemn March devoted to the 78th anniversary of the military parade of 1941, approved on the meeting of the Presidium of the Moscow Government, under the leadership of Sergei Sobyanin.

The day of the military parade on red square November 7, 1941 is the day of military glory of Russia. March in memory of this event held by the Moscow Government annually since 2003.

Seven thousand spectators

This year the March will be held November 7 from 10:00 to 10:45. It will include historical and theatrical pieces that reflect the most striking events of the defense of the capital (“Defend the beloved city!” “Behind us is Moscow” and “Banners first wins”). Past the stands will be banner group with banners fronts and battle banners of the units that participated in the battle of Moscow, as well as formal calculations of the military personnel, cadets, cadet and yunarmeytsev.

In total the March will be attended by about four thousand people, including an honor guard of three branches of the Armed forces of the Russian Federation, joint military band of the garrison, pupils of the Moscow Suvorov Moscow military and music schools, cadets of the Moscow and Federal educational institutions, the 1st tank army of the Western military district, as well as 600 entertainers and 250 volunteers.

On red square will pass 40 combat vehicles of the great Patriotic war.

On a parade attended by about seven thousand guests, including 1.2 thousand participants of the great Patriotic war, combat veterans, military service and law enforcement agencies.

In the stands plan to attend four participants of the military parade on red square November 7, 1941. The oldest of them, Eugene Anufriev, turned 97 years old.

Team front payments “To the solemn March!” will give hero of the Russian Federation, the veteran of fighting in Afghanistan and in the North Caucasus Colonel Vyacheslav Sivko.

Military equipment Museum and an interactive map: how will March in honor of the military parade of 1941

Day of remembrance

After the March there will be the laying of wreaths at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in the Alexander garden.

At 11:00 on red square, will begin work the Museum under the open sky. To 17:00 Moscow residents and visitors will be able to see here are the samples of military equipment since the great Patriotic war. The organizers have prepared a themed interactive areas and photo zone, the show Chronicles the military and Patriotic films about the war.

From 12:00 to 14:00 in the Bolshoi theatre held a solemn meeting of veterans of the great Patriotic war, hostilities and military service, the soldiers of the garrison, members of Patriotic clubs, youth associations.

To celebrate the anniversary of the 1941 parade will join the suburban city. In Serpukhov, Naro-Fominsk, Khimki, Dmitrov, Volokolamsk, Istra will be “Frontiers of Victory”, during which representatives of veterans ‘ organizations, military-Patriotic clubs, search groups and volunteering will lay flowers to the memorials in honor of the defenders of Moscow.

Throughout the day on red square will be broadcast videos of the campaign “Sing the anthem of Moscow”, which was attended by over three thousand veterans, cadets, students and volunteers.

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