A film about the problem of "reburial" of the remains of soldiers who died in World War II and found today. The widow of a soldier who died during the war KS Shklyaeva gives interviews (synchronously), at the cemetery at the mass grave. Smolensk region. Members of one of the "Search" detachments in the forest, driving through the forest in a tank, conducting excavations. Documents and remains of soldiers, including the medallion of P. Ya. Shklyaev - husband of KS Shklyaeva. Search engine camp. The search engines are sorting out the remains of the victims. Village. Residents of the village, eyewitnesses to the battles give interviews (synchronously). Life and everyday life of the villagers. Chronicle of the Second World War: the people listen to the loudspeaker in the street, the fighting of the Soviet infantry, artillery, cavalry; a blizzard sweeps, the frozen corpses of those killed, people cry over the corpses. The territory of the Simonov Monastery. Service in the Church of the Nativity of the Virgin, dedicated to the memory of those killed on the Kulikovo field. Necropolis of those killed in the Battle of Kulikovo. Grave of A. Peresvet.