|Captain Evald Viires
1944 is a 2015 Estonian war drama film directed by Elmo Nüganen (Names in Marble). The film deals with events of Estonians fighting in the German Army and the Soviet Red Army. In the first half of the film you follow the Estonian Waffen SS squad with Karl Tammik (Kaspar Velberg) during the Battle of Tannenberg Line. After a skirmish with Estonian Red Army soldiers accompanied the film Jüri Jõgi (Kristjan Üksküla) and his squad.
The following weapons were used in the film 1944:
The Walther P38 is briefly seen by an Estonian SS soldier.
Walther P38 WWII dated with black grips - 9x19mm
The Estonian NKVD commissar Kreml (Peeter Tammearu) is armed with a Tokarev TT-33.
Tokarev TT-33 - 7.62x25mm Tokarev. Pre-1947 version.
The commissar holds the pistol.
The Karabiner 98k is used by Estonian and German soldiers. Karl Tammik (Kaspar Velberg) is seen with one at the beginning. All of the Karabiner 98ks have hooded front sight.
Karabiner 98k - German manufacture 1937 date - 7.92x57mm Mauser
A Karabiner next to Anton Käärid.
Raadik (Priit Strandberg) reloading his Karabiner.
Anton aims the Karabiner.
Mosin Nagant M91/30
Soviet soldiers and an Estonian civil defense squad is armed with Mosin Nagant M91/30. Prohhor Sedõhh (Rain Simmul) uses a Sniper variant.
Full-length Mosin Nagant M91/30 - 7.62x54mmR
The bolt is on the left, that means that the scene is reversed.
The leader of the Defense squad with the rife on his back.
Anton Käärid aims the rifle.
Full-length Mosin Nagant M91/30 sniper rifle with PU 3.5x sniper scope and bent bolt handle - 7.62x54mmR
Mosin Nagant M44 Carbine
A Mosin Nagant M44 Carbine is briefly seen carried by Rudolf Kask (Ivo Uukkivi).
Mosin Nagant M44 Carbine, with attached side-folding bayonet - 7.62x54mm R
Rudolf Kask withe the Carbine in Tallinn.
Closer shot of the barrel.
Finnish Civil Guard Mosin-Nagant M/28 Rifle
Some Soviet soldiers are armed with Finnish Civil Guard M/28 rifles.
The Finnish M/28 and M/28-30 rifles - 7.62x54R
Clear shot of the front sights.
Four Civil Guards with the rifles.
Soviet soldiers marching in Tallinn.
A Tokarev SVT-40 is seen carried by a Soviet soldier. Vladimir Kamenski (Karl-Andreas Kalmet) uses a scoped version.
Tokarev SVT-40 - 7.62x54mmR
Tokarev SVT-40 with PU sniper scope - 7.62x54mmR
Vladimir Kamenski aims the Tokarev.
The MP38 is used by Estonian SS soldiers.
Raadik (Priit Strandberg) with MP38
Soviet Soldiers are armed with PPSh-41 submachine guns. Estonian SS soldiers use captured PPSh-41s.
Soviet PPSh-41 Submachine Gun with 71-round drum magazine - 7.62x25mm Tokarev
The brother of Anton Käärid with PPSh-41
Captain Evald Viires (Ain Mäeots
) aims at commissar Kreml (Peeter Tammearu).
The PPS-43 is also used by both armies.
Soviet PPS-43 Submachine Gun - 7.62x25mm Tokarev
The soldier in the middle.
The Sturmgewehr 44 is used by Estonian soldiers. The leader of the Estonian SS squad Ants Saareste (Gert Raudsep) uses a Sturmgewehr 44 after it runs empty he exchanged it with a PPSh-41.
Sturmgewehr 44 - 7.92x33mm.
The MG42 is used by Danish and Estonian SS soldiers. Near the end of the movie German soldiers use this machine gun,too.
MG42 Light Machine Gun 7.92x57mm Mauser
Danish SS soldier from the Division „Nordland
German soldier fires the MG42
A MG34 is briefly seen in a German trench. It's never seen fired.
MG34 with front and rear sights folded down - 7.92x57mm Mauser.
The Degtyaryov DP-28 is used by the support gunner Oskar Lepik (Andero Ermel) in the Estonian-Soviet squad.
Degtyarov DP-28 machine gun - 7.62x54mmR
A Maxim M1910 is also briefly seen as some Civil Defense Guards desert.
Maxim 1910 with 'Sokolov' wheel mount, w/o shield - 7.62x54mmR
Soviet T-34/85 tanks are armed with Degtyaryov DT machine guns.
DT machine gun - 7.62x54mm R
Model 24 Stielhandgranate
Estonian and German soldiers use Model 24 Stielhandgranates.
Model 24 Stielhandgranate "Potato Masher" High-Explosive Fragmentation Hand Grenade
Model 39 Eihandgranate
A German soldier commits Suicide with a Model 39 Eihandgranate.
The Model 39 Eihandgranate hand grenade
F-1 hand grenade
Some F-1 hand grenades are used by Soviet soldiers.
F-1 High-Explosive Fragmentation hand grenade
Estonian soldiers use Panzerfausts against the T-34s.
Panzerfaust - 44mm with 149mm warhead.
A German soldier fires a Panzerschreck.
RPzB 54 "Panzerschreck" rocket launcher - 88mm
Stockmine M43 "Betonmine".
5 cm Pak 38
A 5 cm Pak 38 is used by Dutch SS soldiers.
5 cm Pak 38 anti-tank gun - 50x419mm R
An overview of the AT-Gun.
Note the "Nederland
" bracelet on the right.
Clearer shot of the receiver.
45 mm anti-tank gun M1937 (53-K)
A 45 mm anti-tank gun M1937 (53-K) is also seen.
M1937 (53-K) Soviet anti-tank gun - 45mm (1.77 in)
Two 82-PM-41 mortars can be seen.
122 mm Howitzer M1938
Soviet soldiers use 122 mm M1938 Howitzers.