Finland

Russian spy laughing through his execution in Finland

A Soviet spy laughs at his executioner in a picture taken in Rukajärvi, in East Karelia, in November 1942. It has been thought within the Finnish Defence [...]

A Swedish volunteer in the Winter War, Finland

The Winter War was a military conflict between the Soviet Union and Finland in 1939–1940. It began with Soviet invasion of Finland on 30 November 1939 [...]

Two Soviet infantrymen frozen to death in their foxhole, Finland

The Soviets had to bring troops from far away to the Finnish front. Some of the soldiers were from the south and hadn’t ever experienced winter [...]