Echoes of War Pavlov’s House

Despite their air and ground superiority, the capture of Stalingrad proved a bridge too far for German forces during World War Two and the conflict was a major turning point in the war. In one of the bloodiest battles in history, around two million people lost their lives in the five months the Battle of Stalingrad lasted. In addition to all the lives lost, it is estimated the Germans lost 10,000 vehicles including hundreds of Panzer 3s, Panzer 4s and Sturmgeseutz 3s. If anything, the urban nature of the battle proved just how ineffective tanks were in the narrow, bombed out streets of the city

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