Legenda Fundraising

Dear all who follow us and enjoy what we do how much Do you care?

A lot of you who follow us are also collectors of Militaria but do you ever think of the thousands of Missing Soldiers still out there undiscovered ? We do so Guys and Girls so please donate whatever you can.

Be a part of History and help us with the costs of finding these missing soldiers to give them a final resting place among their comrades.

So please help us reach our target.
ITS VERY EASY! Just click the link below!

All money raised will go towards the costs of running Legenda to fund, fuel money, digger rental etc to ensure we can continue this important work and find more missing Soldiers.
Thank you in advance for anything you can spare to help us continue this worthy cause.
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Legenda Autumn Expididtion 2016

Please click on the Link below to see a full report of our most recent expedition in Latvia.

http://www.hobbyhistorica.com/kurlandlatvia/legenda-international-expedition-autumn-2016

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Legenda Spring expedition 2016

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Hobbyhistorica link to Spring expedition :

 

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Repatriation of fallen soldiers

After a lot of hard work which has taken Legenda 4 years to be complete in Russia we have exhumed many soldiers from a  Latvian SS cemetery which was plundered by “Black Diggers” who are grave robbers that destroy graves, steal relics and then illegally sell them on the black market giving us little chance of identifying any soldiers remains.

And because the cemetery over the years has become a swamp we didn’t think it was possible to recover these soldiers.

We do this difficult  work  because we love our small country and care about finding these lost soldiers before they are lost forever.

If you do something difficult… and you don’t think about it to much….  you will earn something for that work… pride for yourself and your country…. and your homeland will becomes stronger… Legenda live by these ideas and principal…… 

Some ignorant and misinformed people say that we are carrying out our work in the wrong way, and we are not doing it for science purposes but that doesn’t mean we are wrong to search and recover the missing ! we are doing it with much care and respect and our thoughts are for any living relatives of these lost soldiers and hopefully through our work we can find there missing loved ones.

We recovered 236 lost soldiers giving some comfort to there families and now they have been found they have a place to rest in peace and a place for the families to visit.

When we see and meet relatives of a fallen soldier, for whom we have helped solve a 70-75 year mystery and give closure to the tragedy of there family…. We are happy!

Link to the Facebook Story :

https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.644907192323048.1073741989.224779244335847&type=1&l=9d6a9c6191

 

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Repatriated soldiers

The remains of 236 Latvian soldiers from 19th SS Division (2nd Latvian) killed in World War II have been repatriated to Latvia from Russia.

 

https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.600881826725585.1073741982.224779244335847&type=3

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Remains of WWII soldiers repatriated

http://l.facebook.com/l.php?u=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.lsm.lv%2Fen%2Farticle%2Fsociet%2Fsociety%2Fremains-of-wwii-soldiers-repatriated.a161158%2F%3Futm_source%3Dfacebook&h=cAQEjO3nk&s=1

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LEGENDA INTERNATIONAL EXPEDITION Autumn 2015

https://l.facebook.com/l.php?u=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.hobbyhistorica.com%2Fkurlandlatvia%2Flegenda-international-expedition-autumn-2015&h=iAQG0ql_7

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