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Veteran Galina Skripkina presents her war photo album

 Veteran of the Second World War who lived in the besieged Leningrad Galina Skripkina handed over on November 19, 2019 her album “Heroic Defense of Tallinn” to the minister-counsellor of the Russian Embassy in the Netherlands Boris Zhilko. 

Her album contains war pictures, collected by retired Colonel of the Soviet Army Egor Kotov in 1985.

Boris Zhilko expressed gratitude to the veteran for this invaluable gift and assured that the photographs would be sent to the museum of the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation. The meeting was attended by Colonel Mikhail Klimuk, Defense Attaché.

The event was organized at the Russian Embassy in the Netherlands within the framework of the celebration of the 75th anniversary of the Victory in World War II.