Coin Partisan Movement in the Great Patriotic War


Krause Konros Catalogue number
Y# 365 55.2/12 5011-0009


Artist A. A. Kolodkin
Sculptor V. M. Kharlamov


Country Russia
Period Bank of Russia (1992-1996)
Release date May 10, 1994
Weight 14.35 г .
Diameter 33 мм .
Thickness 2.3 мм .
Release Commemorative coins
Series 50 Years of Victory in the Great Patriotic War of 1941-1945.
Denomination 3
Currency Russian ruble
Metal Copper-nickel-plated copper
Orientation Medal
Edge Inscription (two inscriptions "ТРИ РУБЛЯ", separated by two asterisks)
Shape Round

Detailed description

Most partisan groups arise spontaneously: people who sympathized with the Soviet government united in the group and went into the woods. A relatively small part of the partisan resistance was organized by the 4th NKVD: throwing group of specially trained commandos behind enemy lines.

In the initial period of the occupation of care to the guerrillas wore massive. But the poor training of volunteer guerrillas and effective action by the German executioners led to the destruction of much of the natural guerrilla units by October-November 1941. In 1942-1944. the average number of partisans in the occupied territories has decreased to 600 thousand. to about 90 thousand. man.

The most common forms of guerrilla warfare were sabotage and destruction of infrastructure; intelligence activities; propaganda and agitation. After the liberation of the occupied territories partisan units were included in the marching troops and parts logistics.

Obverse description

Images of the building fragment Kremlin Palace, Moscow Kremlin's Spasskaya Tower and the mint mark, the inscription along the rim, separated by an ornament: at the top - "ТРИ РУБЛЯ 1994 г." at the bottom - "БАНК РОССИИ".

Reverse description

Images of men and women in arms, surrounded by trees, in the background - to blow up the bridge, along the rim - the inscription: "ПАРТИЗАНСКОЕ ДВИЖЕНИЕ В ВЕЛИКОЙ ОТЕЧЕСТВЕННОЙ ВОЙНЕ 1941-1945 гг.".




Name Uncirculated Proof Average price
MMD, 1994 - 250,000 Unknown