When a fierce battle ends, the remaining troops move on and there isn’t always someone around to clean up. Some forests in Europe and Russia still contain many relics of World War I and World War II. These images show how a forest reclaimed weapons of war left behind in Russia after World War II.
This is an undetonated shell and potentially very dangerous.
The following images are various weapons and helmets.
It is amazing how the forest has reclaimed these relics after seventy years. It must be a haunting experience to walk through an area like this and imagine the horrors that took place there.