The film features newsreels from the Great Patriotic War. Among them: the traffic controller Spitak gives an interview at the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin (synchronously), pilots and partisans pronounce the text of the military oath (synchronously), pilot, Hero of the Soviet Union V.V. Talalikhin talks about air combat, talks with his mother (synchronously) , Lieutenant Kustov talks about the atrocities of the German invaders committed against Private Yu. Smirnov (synchronously), the mother of Yu. Smirnov speaks (synchronously) with an appeal to the soldiers to avenge their son, the commander of the Stalingrad Front, A.I. Stalingrad (synchronously), Marshal of the Soviet Union G.K. Zhukov congratulates the soldiers of the Red Army on the liberation of Kiev (synchronously), Lieutenant General, member of the military council of the 1st Tank Army N.K. Popel speaks to tankmen in Berlin (synchronously), interview with the tanker Lieutenant Goncharov (synchronously). In the film, filming of the meeting of veterans of the Great Patriotic War in the square of the Bolshoi Theater on May 9. Interview with the former pilot of the Taman Aviation Regiment E. D. Bershanskaya (synchronously) and the mother of Z. Kosmodemyanskaya - L. T. Kosmodemyanskaya (synchronously).