Registration card for Ivan Mikhailovich Chirkov, one of the 13,700 Soviet prisoners of war who died on Norwegian soil. From OBD Memorial. The original is in the Central Archive of the Russian Defence Department.


Personal card I: Personal information
Prisoner of war-Stammlager: Stalag 315
Description of identification: No. 3078
Camp: Stalag 315
Name (last name): Tscherkow
First name: Iwan
Date and place of birth: 22.4.1914 Kajawuschka
Religion: None
Father’s first name: Michail
Mother’s family name: Schkolina
Nationality: Russian
Rank: Soldier
Branch: Bau.batt. [?]
Civilian occupation: Farm worker
Captured (place and date): 30.06.1941 Wesrusland [?]
Healthy, ill or wounded: Healthy
Further descriptions:
Height: 179
Hair colour: blond
Distinguishing marks: None
Name and address to next of kin in home country: Tscherkowa Jelena, Frunsewskaja oblast, Kaganowetschewskij Rajon, Sowchos S??de-Pachta
Date of death: 14 November 1944
Cause of death: Lung tuberculosis
Place of burial: Fyresdal
Grave number: None