Add Post World War II Equipment Swallowed By Trees In Russia

These helmets, most likely Soviet, may have been dropped during a firefight when these trees were just saplings.


A grenade (perhaps still live) pokes out of a tree on the left, and a sapper’s shovel disintegrates inside the tree on the right.


The remains of a rotted Mannlicher Carcano rifle rest against the trunk of the left tree and a Maxim machine gun sticks out of the ground on the right.


The shell from a 75mm field gun peeps out from underneath the folds of a tree’s bark.