The defense Ministry has launched a portal on the First world war

© Photo : Unknown huonekaluilla poster. Unknown artist, 1914The defense Ministry has launched a portal on the First world war© Photo : Unknown artist

The defense Ministry has launched a portal «Memory of the heroes of the great war 1914-1918», where you can find information about serving in the Russian army during this period.

The creators have called the resource «the first official Bank documents about the participants and events of the First world war.»

On the website available to more than 5.5 million records from the records of the Bureau of accounting loss on the fronts, more than 4.6 million records obtained from cases with the nominal list of losses of soldiers and officers. In addition, the portal is laid out almost 300 thousands of records about the awards.

On the main page of online-filing is a window with search parameters, which you can use to gain name, place of residence, or military service.

The window with the search options in the portal «Memory of the heroes of the great war 1914-1918»The defense Ministry has launched a portal on the First world warWindow with the search options in the portal «Memory of the heroes of the great war 1914-1918»

As a result you can obtain information about the position or rank of a soldier, and the date, cause and place of origin.

Information from nominal list of casualties of officers and soldiers of the First world war 1914-1918 (regiments and brigades) The defense Ministry has launched a portal on the First world warInformation from nominal list of casualties of officers and soldiers of the First world war 1914-1918 (regiments and brigades)

On the portal you can not only find information about a particular person, but also to study the composition and combat operations of military units, to generate lists of all soldiers or officers in a particular rank, or were born or lived in one village or district.

Replenishment will continue.

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