The Soviet Military Awards Page Forum  
  • Serial Numbers Database 2.0
Enter Here

vBClassified Featured Listings
Echoes of War
Bernik
Order of Maternal Glory, 2nd Class

Go Back   The Soviet Military Awards Page Forum > Soviet Awards Forums > General And Slightly Off Topic Talk

General And Slightly Off Topic Talk Forum for exchanging ideas and talking about general issues without straying too far off topic.

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 09-06-2018, 07:40 AM   #41
Christophe
Senior Member
 
Christophe's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2003
Location: Paris - Berlin
Age: 58
Posts: 1,202
Re: Soviet Busts.

Quote:
Originally Posted by Al-muell View Post
From the flag and writing, I would say Latvia.
Correct!!
This bust comes from a formerly top-secret Soviet bunker, the Pension, remained classified until 2003. Its purpose? To welcome Latvia’s political and State leaders in case of a nuclear war. Located at Ligatne (70km from Riga, which is quite far!) under a medical rehabilitation center, hence the name.
To be complete, this is a recent bust only a few years old, that has been made for a movie.
Ch.

PS: if some are interested, I can post more pics of this bunker.
Christophe is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Old 09-06-2018, 08:28 AM   #42
Al-muell
Senior Member
 
Al-muell's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2003
Location: Wrocław, Poland
Posts: 1,824
Re: Soviet Busts.

Quote:
Originally Posted by Christophe View Post
Correct!!
This bust comes from a formerly top-secret Soviet bunker, the Pension, remained classified until 2003. Its purpose? To welcome Latvia’s political and State leaders in case of a nuclear war. Located at Ligatne (70km from Riga, which is quite far!) under a medical rehabilitation center, hence the name.
To be complete, this is a recent bust only a few years old, that has been made for a movie.
Ch.

PS: if some are interested, I can post more pics of this bunker.
I would gladly see some more photographs from the site.
Al-muell is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-06-2018, 08:43 AM   #43
Christophe
Senior Member
 
Christophe's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2003
Location: Paris - Berlin
Age: 58
Posts: 1,202
Re: Soviet Busts.

OK. Will do via a separate and dedicated thread.
Ch.
Christophe is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is On


George Washington Signed Presidential Revolutionary War 1783 Discharged Document
$26999.99
George Washington Signed Presidential Revolutionary War 1783 Discharged Document pictureSoviet Russian USSR Order Badge of Honor #1027 with Document
$24999.99
Soviet Russian USSR Order Badge of Honor #1027 with Document pictureRARE USN ADMIRAL DOCUMENT ARCHIVE 8 US PRESIDENT AUTOGRAPH COMMISSIONS 1864 on
$12250.0
RARE USN ADMIRAL DOCUMENT ARCHIVE 8 US PRESIDENT AUTOGRAPH COMMISSIONS 1864 on  pictureCollection Of 26 Civil War Telegraphs Lee Davis Beauregard Forrest Hood And More
$10500.0
Collection Of 26 Civil War Telegraphs Lee Davis Beauregard Forrest Hood And More pictureRomania communist RSR Socialist LABOR HERO Order GOLD numbered & award document
$9999.99
Romania communist RSR Socialist LABOR HERO Order GOLD numbered & award document picture



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:13 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2021, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
Copyright ©2011 Arthur G. Bates III