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Nocturne at the front, 1943.
Yakov Khalip / The Lumiere Brothers Center of Photography

In Photos: Soviet Wartime Memories

This year marks 10 years since the founding of Moscow’s Lumiere Brothers Center of Photography. It's also the 75th anniversary of the Soviet victory in World War II.

To mark both anniversaries, the center, which curates Soviet and Russian 20th-century photography, is sharing photos from its collection that showcase military photography in the U.S.S.R.

Here's a look at the photos, which document the Soviet Union's World War II memories:

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