The 2 nd World War &. The Soviet Union. June 22 nd 1941. Germany brakes the Non-Agression pact. Operation Barbarossa - the code name of Germany’s invasion in the Soviet Union (1941.) Named after Frederick Barbarossa.
The Soviet Union
June 22nd 1941.
Between Nazi Germany and Soviet Union
Georgy Zhukov. 1896-1974
German army could not be reinforced.
Germans called the two offensive operations as the
5July- 16 July 1943
12 July-23 Aug. 1943
Operation Citadel:54,182 men323 tanks and assault guns159 aircraft~500 guns
Battle of Kursk:203,000 casualties720 tanks and assault guns681 aircraftguns unknown
Operation Citadel:[177,847 men1,614 – 1,956tanks and assault guns459– 1,961aircraft3,929 gunsBattle of Kursk:[863,303 casualties6,064 tanks and assault guns1,626 aircraft5,244 guns
The main reason:
(Jun 6th-mid July 1944.)
The “Neptune”operation. The “Cobra” operation.
6.06.1944-1.07.1944(Day-D) 25.07.1944 31.07.1944.
Allie’s army landed Allie’s army withdraw
on the Normand territory. from the Normand