In the film tells not only about penal battalions and companies who fought in the Red Army, and of the German penal battalions, so called "shadows of the Wehrmacht." The German penal units by the end of the war on its own population extending to the division, by the way, have appeared in the German army for two years earlier than in ours. In the movie, was given the floor to several Russian veterans. Some of them were themselves the penalty box in the middle of the movie was, and participants veteran, During the war commander penal company.
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