Traces of war: divers found ships that sank in 1941 in the Gulf of Finland

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Traces of war: divers found ships that sank in 1941 in the Gulf of Finland

Traces of war: divers found ships that sank in 1941 in the Gulf of Finland

In the Gulf of Finland, on the Russian-Estonian border, the wreckage of four ships from the Great Patriotic War was found. The divers were able to identify them: the inscriptions on the ship's bells helped, MIR 24 reports.

The wreckage lies at a depth of 50 meters. All four sides were sunk by direct hits from German aerial bombs. Remains of dead soldiers, weapons, items of ammunition – helmets and belts were found in the holds and on decks.

“In Russian territorial waters, this is the largest place where the participants of the Tallinn Breakthrough died – more than a thousand people. According to various estimates, from 1,000 to 1,500 people, mostly wounded, who died on these ships, ”said underwater explorer-diver Mikhail Ivanov

Traces of war: divers found ships that sank in 1941 in the Gulf of Finland

Traces of war: divers found ships that sank in 1941 in the Gulf of Finland

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