Some articles on estonian, estonian soldiers:
... The Estonian forest brothers, numbering about 50,000, inflicted heavy casualties on the remaining Soviets as many as 4,800 were killed and 14,000 captured ... Even though the Germans did not cross the Estonian southern border until July 7–9, Estonian soldiers who had deserted from Soviet units in large numbers, opened fire on the Red Army as early ... was the unit that lost most men, as a large group of Estonian soldiers and officers deserted from it ...
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“It was soldiers went marching over the rocks
And still the birds came, came in watery flocks,
Because it was spring and the birds had to come.
No doubt that soldiers had to be marching
And that drums had to be rolling, rolling, rolling.”
—Wallace Stevens (18791955)