Students of Mogilev state vocational agro and forestry engineering college named after Orlovsky restored the fascist fortification seized by the Red Army soldiers in the summer 1944 which cut off the fascists’ path of retreat. Due to this heroic deed Mogilev was liberated from the fascists.
Mogilev State Institution Kinovideoprokat offers a number of films about the WWII in May. The information was provided by deputy head of repertoire planning LudmilaBelousova.
The Mogilev city library named after Marx opened the thematic exposition “Born for the heroic deed”. The event is held within the project “Memory”. The information is provided by the culture establishment.
Airforce veteran Ivan Matveev celebrated his 90th birthday. Respectable age. He seems to prefer having a rest. But Ivan Grigorievich tries to do his best for young generation not to forget our fathers' and grandfathers' great deeds.
This year Mogilev region celebrates the 75th anniversary of the city's defense from fascists. Only few people having defended the city are alive now.
On the threshold of the Day of Belarusian Militia Mikhail Orekhovsky, the veteran of the Great Patriotic War, BSSR Internal Affairs Ministry veteran, retired colonel, and the chairman of the regional council of veterans, colonel in reserve Evgeny Kovalyonok, visited the Mogilev regional cadet college.
In dedication to the 27th anniversary of withdrawal of the Soviet troops from Afghanistan the Mogilev state technology college held a thematic meeting “Afghanistan is our pain”.
February 15 Mogilev held a dramatized meeting dedicated to the 27th anniversary of withdrawal of the Soviet troops from Afghanistan. Representatives of the city and regional authorities, public organizations, labour collectives, internationalist-soldiers and relatives of the fallen soldiers and officers laid flowers to the memorial.
Mogilev region will join the action “A veteran lives here”. The information is provided by Valentina Melnikova, chairman of the regional board of the Belarusian Peace Fund.
December 18 Mogilev opened the memorial sign “To security officers of Mogilev region”. The idea was initiated by the Mogilev regional KGB office and supported by the public association of the KGB veterans “Chest”.
November 27-28 Mogilev holds the International “Simonov Readings”. Friday will hold an official opening ceremony at Mogilev State Kuleshov University. The information is provided by Inna Korotkevich, head of Mogilev city office of ideology work, culture and youth’s affairs.
The memorial sign to KGB servicemen will be installed not far from the KGB building in Pionerskaya street in the regional centre. The information was provided by the head of central ideology work, culture and youth’s affairs office of Mogilev city executive committee Inna Korotkevich.
“Vikkru” found out new details of the fighting of 1941 Mogilev region. The information is provided by Nikolai Borisenko, chairman of “Vikkru” organization.
Today Gorki district celebrates the 72st anniversary of the battle at Lenino. Partaken in the solemn event was the delegation from Poland.
Personal medallions of two soldiers of the Red Army were found in Mogilev. The information about the possible place of burial dated back to the Great Patriotic War was received from a citizen of Sidorovichy village of Mogilev district, the head of "VIKKRU" Nikolai Borisenko told.
July 2015 saw a new book “Echo of the Great War in Eastern Belarus” by Belarusian historian and writer Nikolai Borisenko (1914-1918). The book tells about the living conditions of local people and refugees, about hospital trains, field hospitals of that time.
June 28 Bobruisk opens the stadium named after Alexander Prokopenko. It is the first arena in Belarus named after the sportsman.
Future generations shouldn't allow the WWII results to be revised, retired captain III rank, head of the city organisation of the Belarusian union of military seamen Vladimir Zuzkevich told.
May 6 Mogilev opens the exhibition “The fallen get back their names” arranged by the search club “Vikkru”. The exhibition takes place at the regional art centre (Mogilev, Mira Avenue, 23а).
Students of Bobruisk branch of BSEU have initiated the action dedicated to Bobruisk members of the underground; the action will be held at the town park in Pushkin street on April 3.