Western front. Nevel, liberated by the troops of Lieutenant General Galetsky, Major General Shvetsov. An elevator set on fire by the German invaders during the retreat. The ruins of a sugar factory. Burning residential buildings. A Soviet officer carries a wounded child out of the ruins of a house. Resident of the town of Nevel T. Cherepkina with a dead child in her arms. Banner of the 21st Guards Rifle Regiment over the city; division commander Major General D.V. Mikhailov and Colonel Meyer get out of the tank. Convoy of German prisoners. The population comes out of hiding. Partisan detachments enter Nevel. Meeting of the soldiers of the Soviet army and partisans with the population of the city. Cemetery for German soldiers. Warehouses with German military equipment taken by the Soviet army as trophies. Railway workers and the population of the city on the restoration of the railway track. Army General K. K. Rokossovsky, Lieutenant General K. N. Galitsky dine in the liberated city.