A film-story about the Red Battle Banner, a symbol of military honor, valor and glory. Banners collected in the Central Museum of the Armed Forces of the USSR. The oath of young soldiers in the museum. Veteran of the Great Patriotic War MI Vlasov tells the soldiers about the salvation of the military banner of the unit during the battle; the former commander of the 150th Infantry Division, Hero of the Soviet Union, Colonel General VM Shatilov tells (synchronously) about the Victory Banner, hoisted over the Reichstag. Tomb of the Unknown Soldier with military symbols: a helmet with a five-pointed star and a battle banner. Standard bearers carry the banners of the Moscow-Minsk motorized rifle division, one of the missile divisions; carrying the banner by car across Red Square on the day of the celebration of the anniversary of the October Revolution. Raising the flag on a warship. Newsreel of the Civil War in Russia, the Great Patriotic War. The oath of Soviet soldiers at the battle banner. Modern military equipment of the Armed Forces of the USSR: tanks, aircraft, ships.