The World at War

Season 1 Episode 9

Stalingrad (June 1942–February 1943)

Aired Unknown Dec 30, 1973 on ITV
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Stalingrad (June 1942–February 1943)
Shows the siege of Stalingrad between the advancing German armies and the Russians. The German armies in June of 1942 were in the Caucasus and the city of Stalingard was probably the most important battles of WWII, it was the turning point of the war on the eastern front. This episode shows the battle that cost nearly 2 million combined on both sides. The Russians encircled nearly 1/4 of a million German troops and at the end of the world only 6,000 would return to Germany.moreless

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