Photo: home “Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-preserve” in Vkontake
In the city of Kirillov in Vologda oblast on the territory of the exhibition complex of the Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-reserve opened a Museum Colonel General of aviation Yevgeny Preobrazhensky. This was reported by General Director of the Museum-reserve Mikhail Sharomazov, reports TASS.
According to him, the opening of the institution is the stage of establishing a large Museum devoted to the events of the great Patriotic war. “Unfortunately, veterans are gone, and the knowledge of the majority of the younger generation lack of these years and that it was for the country”, — said the Agency interlocutor.
Sharomazov stressed that, in his view, the identity of the Transfiguration is undervalued, and the majority of Russians know nothing about him. “In this case we are talking about the unique person that their presence alone has boosted the morale of the soldiers,” he explained.
In particular, in the Museum, an area of about 350 square meters, presents the layout of the aircraft DB-3, 3D interactive map of Berlin in 1941, as well as on a number of aircraft. It is noted that the creation of the exhibition took an active part of the Russian military-historical society.
Transfiguration, a native of the village Volokolamskoe Kirillovsky district, in August 1941 he commanded the first raids on Berlin — under his leadership, 15 bombers dropped on the German capital on the first bomb. As a result, the General-the Colonel was awarded the title Hero of the Soviet Union. Subsequently, he also commanded the air force of the Pacific fleet and aircraft of the Navy of the USSR.
The initiative is being implemented under the national project “Culture”, for which a dedicated 113,5 billion. It includes three Federal programs: “Cultural environment”, “Creative people”, “Digital culture”. In accordance with the purposes of the project until 2024 will be equipped art schools and schools of musical instruments, equipment and instructional materials, creation and overhaul of cultural and leisure facilities in rural areas, acquisition of mobile multifunctional cultural centers for the maintenance of the rural population, digitization of film content on digital media of the Gosfilmofond of Russia, as well as create virtual concert halls.
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