Item no. S594 (stamp)
Country: People’s Republic of Donbas
Date of issue: 15 March 2017
Sheet of 12 self-adhesive stamps issued to commemorate the 100th anniversary of birth of YEVGENY KHALDEI (1917 – 1997), a Red Army photographer, best known for his photograph of Red Army soldiers mounting Soviet national banner at the roof of Reichstag building in May 1945. The 4 tabs show his Leica III camera and 3 reproductions of his famous photographs - Soviet national banner at the roof of Reichstag, soldier woman directing traffic, and Marshall Georgy Zhukov on a white horse at Victory Parade in Moscow.