Glory to heroes of Brest fortress

Poster
Date of appearance: 1969
Artist: Oleg Savostyuk
Copywriter: Boris Uspenskiy
Made in: USSR
Materials: paper
Colors: red, black, white


This is a poster created to commemorate the great defense of Brest, performed by Soviet soldiers in 1941. The poster shows a soldier holding a RPG-40 antitank grenade ready to make a throw. The contrast red and black image along with the slogans form the Red Star. The slogans go clockwise starting from 9 o’clock: “I swear”, “Viva Motherland”, “No step backward”, “Never retreat from the fortress” and finally “Death to fascism”.

Glory to heroes of Brest fortress