“A colossal work was carried out - 151 search expeditions, thanks to which 207 missing fighters were found, 19 names were identified. The search engines found relatives of 5 identified soldiers. These numbers are really impressive. Special thanks for the work in the field of patriotic education of youth. This year we once again held the “Search Engine School”, an unusual camp in which children live in field conditions and learn from experienced search engines, ”said Ekaterina Shvelidze, Minister of the Moscow Region Government for Social Communications.
In May, a training seminar on modern technologies of search and mapping of burials, methods of remote sensing was organized for the participants of the search expedition in the Mozhaisk District of the OOD "Immortal Regiment of Russia" in the Moscow Region as part of the project "Frontier of Vi
Moscow". The second seminar was held in September in the Dmitrovsky district within the framework of the patriotic forum “Heirs of Victory”.
"Watch of Memory" unites more than 2.5 thousand residents of the Moscow region. This year, within the framework of the project “Victory Line. Battle for Moscow "together with the MIIGAiK Institute held training seminars on working with modern and archival geo-information, using new technologies, which will allow search engines to identify objects even in cases when the terrain changes were cardinal," said the head of the regional department of the Immortal Regiment of Russia in the Moscow region, member of the Public Chamber of the region Valery Anisimov.
On the closing day of the Memorial Watch, the regional branch organized an exhibition of virtual and augmented reality projects "Banners of Victory" - the virtual hoisting of the Victory Banner on the Reichstag and the history of two banner groups, whose leaders were natives of the Moscow region, the "Victory Frontier" mobile application, which is being implemented jointly with ANO "My Choice" with the support of the Presidential Grants Fund - a historical quest route with objects of augmented reality, and "VR investigation: Crimes of the main Nazis of the Reich against humanity" in the genre of documentary investigation - a joint work of the RIA Novosti agency, historians and actors of the Moscow Art Theater ... M. Gorky with the support of the Russian Military Historical Society - finding evidence, the participant collects a convincing dossier, which in 1946 formed the basis of the verdict of the Nuremberg court.