The banner “The Stalingrad victory lit up millions of hearts with hope and admiration.”

Norway , 1944
МЗСБ КП 3361 П 869
104 х 138 cm
silk, thread, weaving, embroidery, fringe
A gift from the Norwegian people

A double-sided red satin flag. The three edges are decorated with satin fringe. The twine along the head rope has brushes at the ends. The fringe and the brushes are of a golden color. One side of the flag is decorated with the embroidered city ruins and rays of a rising sun. The inscription below reads: “The Stalingrad Battle has lit hope and admiration in millions of hearts”. The other side depicts a fluttering Norwegian flag, followed by the date: “2.2.1944” and an inscription in the Norwegian language [translation]: “The freedom-loving people of Norway honor the Stalingrad heroes on the anniversary of the battle”. The embroidery was made with golden silk threads.

See also

Shield with the emblem of the “Normandie – Niémen” regiment
France ,
Decorative plate with the coat of arms of the Schweringen commune (Lower Saxony)
FRG , 1991
Virkkala Tapio. Vase “In memory of the city of Kemi.”
Finland , 18-26.07.1964