|Zhenya, Zhenechka and "katyusha"
Zhenya, Zhenechka and "katyusha" is a 1967 Soviet war tragicomedy movie directed by Vladimir Motyl (Beloye solntse pustyni). The story takes place in 1944-45 on the Soviet-German front. A young romantic soldier Zhenya Kolyshkin (Oleg Dal) (Zhenya is short for Russian male name Eugeny) who serves in Katyusha multiple rocket launcher division falls in love to a girl-telegraphist Zhenechka Zemlyanikina (Galina Figlovskaya) (Zhenechka is short for Russian female name Eugenya).
The following weapons were used in the film Zhenya, Zhenechka and "katyusha":
Soviet officers are armed with Tokarev TT-33 pistols.
Tokarev TT-33 - 7.62x25mm Tokarev. Tula Arsenal (Soviet Union) Note CCCP printing around the star on the plastic grips.
Lt. Romadin (Georgi Shtil
) holds his TT-33 during the battle.
German officer Siegfried (Bernd Schneider) carries Luger P08 in the final scene.
Luger P08 - 9x19mm. This is a 1917 dated handgun, thus it is a World War One firearm.
Many Soviet soldiers are seen with PPSh-41 submachine guns with drum (mostly) and stick magazines.
Soviet PPSh-41 Submachine Gun - 7.62x25mm Tokarev
A PPSh with drum magazine is seen.
A Soviet soldier with PPSh guards a column of German POWs.
Zhenya Kolyshkin (Oleg Dal
) fires his PPSh in the final scene.
Many German soldiers are seen with MP40 submachine guns.
MP40 submachine gun - 9x19mm
A pile of MP40 captured from German paratroopers.
A German soldier with MP40.
Mosin Nagant M1938 Carbine
M1938 carbines is briefly seen in a battle scene.
Mosin Nagant M38 Carbine - 7.62x54mm R. This was modified to become the M44 which replaced it, entering combat trials in 1943, becoming fairly common in 1944.
M1938 Carbine is seen near a wounded Soviet soldier.
Sturmgewehr 44 is briefly seen in a battle scene in German town.
Sturmgewehr 44 - 7.92x33mm
A German officer is armed with StG-44. MG34
is seen at the left side.
An anachronistic AKM is seen in one scene that takes place in spring 1945.
AKM, Stamped Steel Receiver w/ slant muzzle brake - 7.62x39mm
A Soviet soldier with AKM is seen at the background.
Degtyaryov DP-28 is seen in a battle scene in German town.
Degtyarev DP-28 machine gun - 7.62x54mm R
A Soviet soldier fires DP-28.
MG34 is seen in several scenes.
MG34 with front and rear sights folded down - 7.92x57mm Mauser
MG34 is seen in German trench.
A German soldier fires MG34 from the window. Sturmgewehr 44
can be seen at the right side.
Krieghoff Model L Flare Pistol
Krieghoff Model L flare pistol is used by a German soldier.
Krieghoof Model L - 27mm flares
A German soldier fires Krieghoof flare pistol.
Katyusha Multiple Rocket Launcher
A close view at the rockets.
85mm Air Defense Gun M1939 (52-K)
85mm Air Defense Gun M1939 (52-K) - 85×629mm R
122mm howitzer M1938 (M-30)
An M-30 howitzer is seen at the background.
152mm howitzer M1943 (D-1)