|Lad from Our Town
(Paren iz Nashego Goroda)
Original Theatrical Poster
|TsOKS (Central United Film Studio)
Lad from Our Town (Paren iz Nashego Goroda) is a 1942 Soviet war movie by Boris Ivanov and Aleksandr Stolper based on the play by Konstantin Simonov. It was released in USA in 1943.
The story is about the life of Red Army tanker officer Sergei Lukonin (Nikolai Kryuchkov) who passed through the Spanish civil war and now fight in World War 2.
The following weapons were used in the film Lad from Our Town (Paren iz Nashego Goroda):
After returning from Spanish Civil War, Colonel Sergei Lukonin (Nikolai Kryuchkov) carries a Ruby Pistol.
Lukonin holds his pistol in the scene in Autumn 1941.
Suomi KP/-31 SMG
Suomi KP/-31 SMG are seen in hands of Red Army soldiers, notably Safonov (Pyotr Lyubeshkin) and Pet'ka Volzhanin (Valeriy Medvedev).
Suomi KP/-31 - 9x19mm Parabellum.
Safonov is armed with a Suomi SMG when he drives a car.
Safonov holds a Suomi at the left.
Pet'ka carries a Suomi SMG.
Another view of the scene.
Some Red Army tank crewmembers carry Suomi SMGs at the background.
What appears to be an MP40 is briely seen on a battlefield.
Mosin Nagant Rifle
Some Red Army soldiers carry Mosin Nagant Rifles. They are seen only in distance, so it's impossible to say if these are M91s or M91/30s.
Full-length, Soviet Mosin Nagant M91/30 - 7.62x54mmR.
A centry near the door of the headquarters building is armed with a Mosin rifle.
Most German soldiers are armed wih Polish Mauser Karabinek wz.29 rifles.
Polish WZ29 Mauser - 8x57mm
A German soldier at the background holds a Wz.29 Mauser in the scene during the Spanish Civil War.
Another German soldier at the background holds a Wz.29 Mauser in the same scene.
A German soldier with Wz.29 Mauser escort the captive Lukonin.
Close view on the sword bayonet.
An abanoned Karabinek wz.29 rifle is seen on the battlefield.
One of retreating German soldiers holds a Wz.29 rifle.
Mauser Gewehr 1898
Mauser Gewehr 1898 rifles are also used by German soldiers, participating in the Spanish Civil War.
Mauser Gewehr 1898 - 7.92x57mm Mauser
German soldiers with full length Mauser rifles escort the captive Lukonin.
What appear to be Mannlicher M1895 rifles are also used by German soldiers, participating in the Spanish Civil War.
Original Austro-Hungarian Steyr Mannlicher M1895 - 8x50mmR Mannlicher
German soldiers hold Mannlicher rifles (note the typical magazines).
Simonov AVS-36 Rifle
Several Red Army soldiers, including Pet'ka (Valeriy Medvedev), carry Simonov AVS-36 Rifles with sword bayonets.
Simonov AVS-36 Rifle - 7.62x54R.
Pet'ka holds an AVS at the left.
MG34 machine guns are seen in several scenes.
MG34 7.92x57mm Mauser with front and rear sights folded down.
An abandoned MG34 on battlefield.
An MG34 is mounted on the German motorcycle captured by Pet'ka.
A Degtyaryov DP-27 machine gun is seen in a dugout.
Degtyaryov DP-27 - 7.62x54mm R
A DP-27 is seen at the background.
Degtyaryov DT Machine Gun
Degtyaryov DT machine guns are mounted on Soviet T-34 and KV-1 tanks.
DT machine gun - 7.62x54mm R.
DT is seen behind the tank driver. Note the bag for the spent cartridges mounted below the DT body.
KV-1 tank is armed with three DT machine guns. Here the one, mounted in the rear part of the turret, is seen.
Maxim M-4 Quad Mounting
The M-4 AA quad mounting of Maxim M1910/30 is seen installed in a truck.
Maxim M1910/30 in M-4 AA quad mounting
OSP-30 Flare Pistol
During the battle one of the crewmembers of Lukonin's tank fires a flare pistol, supposedly an OSP-30.
OSP-30 Flare Pistol - 26.5mm
A crewmember draws a flare pistol.
3.7 cm Pak 35/36
A 3.7 cm Pak 35/36 AT gun is seen in one scene.
3.7 cm Pak 35/36 anti-tank gun - 37x249 mm R
Granatwerfer 34 Mortar
A Granatwerfer 34 Mortar is seen on battlefield.
8-cm Granatwerfer 34 (GrW 34)
GrW 34 Mortar is seen at the background.
Lukonin uses a TT-33
holster to carry his Ruby pistol.
A scale model of T-35 heavy tank is seen at the left.
T-34 tanks. These are the early model of T-34 with L-11 76.2mm/L30 gun.