>With over 6 million combat deaths and 14 million wounded, the Soviet
>Union perhaps gave the most to World War 2. It was deffinatly drained
>the resources of Nazi Germany.
Some said that there was no official religion in the USSR. The de facto
official religion of the USSR was WW2, the "Great Patriotic War". I imagine
that the passing of the USSR has probably not changed this. I would guess
that Russians who participated in that war still routinely wear their medals
Phil Ethier Saint Paul Minnesota USA
1970 Lotus Europa, 1992 Saturn SL2, 1986 Suburban, 1962 Triumph TR4 CT2846L
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- 4-year-old Adam, upon seeing a bitmap of Grandma Susie's TR4.