Support search teams at the state level will continue, told reporters the head of the presidential administration of the Russian Federation Sergey Ivanov after visiting adjimushkai quarries within the boundaries of Kerch, where in 1942, some of the troops on the Crimean front (over 10 thousand people) hold the line against the German troops.
According to Ivanov, Today in the territory of the Russian Federation has many honorable unburied soldiers And officers who fell in different years of the war. For this reason, prior to work being done by the search unit, " you can remove the hat."" The search party grants as socially significant organizations. And I'm sure, because It will be in the future. In Crimea we have not been able to allocate grants for obvious reasons. But this year is already allocated, " - said Ivanov.
according to his statement, the organizations using Search provided by the defense Ministry, the Russian geographical society And independent NGOs that specialize in the unique collection of military equipment." That's all the cooperation plus the financial Support of the country have become much more efficient ", - noted Ivanov.
While the head of the presidential administration of the Russian Federation has paid attention that from visiting adjimushkai quarries where from 20 July to 2 August worked Search Expedition, he remained " tragic lyrical impressions, because in those places from may to October 1942, a military garrison, which consisted of remnants of the Soviet army and partisans, And who have not received the order to transport in a safe place at Taman heroically defended the Crimea.
"When you walk with a flashlight (in quarries), is extremely unusual. If you think that the citizens lived here six months, women, children who were given a tablespoon of fresh water a day, I'm not talking about the pitch darkness, about a gas attack, tremendous vitality And faith that sooner or later we fascists will win And we'll retake the Crimea, It is striking, " finished Smith. He went down to the quarry to a depth of about 32 meters, where proceeded along the path of the work done by the expedition, and honored the memory 80 soldiers buried in an underground tomb.
Search Expedition "adzhimushkaj" takes its history back to 1972. In 2015, it lasted from 20 July to 2 August. Today the archaeological sites preserved until the coming year. According to the chief of search engines Vladimir Simonov, this Expedition consisted of 72 people And has become one of the largest in recent times. In addition to Crimeans in the expedition involving search engines from 12 regions of the Russian Federation and Ukraine. The expedition was conducted With the assistance of the defense Ministry. For example, it was attended by soldiers of the Second company of the 90-th separate special search battalion. According to Simonov, during the expedition in the catacombs locate a field kitchen, a mass grave, medals, and a warehouse of about 600 mortar shells And different kinds of grenades.