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The Karelian Army (Karjalan armeija) was a Finnish army during the Continuation War.
Baron Carl Gustaf Emil Mannerheim (4 June 1867 – 27 January 1951) was a Finnish military leader and statesman.
The Continuation War was a conflict fought by Finland and Nazi Germany, as co-belligerents, against the Soviet Union (USSR) from 1941 to 1944, during World War II.
Axel Erik Heinrichs (21 July 1890 – 16 November 1965) was a Finnish military general.
Finland (Suomi; Finland), officially the Republic of Finland is a country in Northern Europe bordering the Baltic Sea, Gulf of Bothnia, and Gulf of Finland, between Norway to the north, Sweden to the northwest, and Russia to the east.
The Finnish reconquest of the Karelian Isthmus (1941) refers to a military campaign carried out by Finland in 1941.
Lake Yanisyarvi (Янисъярви; Jänisjärvi) is a lake in the Republic of Karelia, Russia, located north of and draining to Lake Ladoga.
The military history of Finland consists of hundreds of years of armed actions in the territory encompassing modern Finland.
Nazi Germany is the common English name for the period in German history from 1933 to 1945, when Germany was under the dictatorship of Adolf Hitler through the Nazi Party (NSDAP).
Operation Barbarossa (German: Unternehmen Barbarossa) was the code name for the Axis invasion of the Soviet Union, which started on Sunday, 22 June 1941, during World War II.
Paavo Juho Talvela (January 19, 1897 in Vantaa – September 30, 1973, Helsinki) was a Finnish soldier and a Knight of the Mannerheim Cross.
Ernst Ruben Lagus (12 October 1896, Hämeenkoski – 15 July 1959, Lohja) was a Finnish Major General.
Sortavala (till 1918 Serdobol; Со́ртавала; Finnish and Sortavala; Sordavala) is a town in the Republic of Karelia, Russia, located at the northern tip of Lake Ladoga.
Värtsilä is a former municipality of Finland.
The Winter War was a military conflict between the Soviet Union (USSR) and Finland.
World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.
The 163rd Infantry Division (163.) was a German Army infantry division in World War II.
The Soviet Red Army's 7th Army first saw action in the 1939–40 Winter War against Finland.