The largest invasion in human history begins. 4 million men supported by vehicles and horses attacked kilometer-long front line. Photo: German soldiers crossing the USSR border (June German infantry passing a post marked Soviet-German border in Poland.
Operation Barbarossa, A Wehrmacht soldier is guarding a village under the snow. He has a hand grenade and gun ready for unexpected attacks. He is part of over million troops of the Axis powers during the invasion of the USSR.
A German Wehrmacht NCO hands a Jewish man a broom in Mogilev after the Germans took the city from the Soviets in July of 1941 following a twenty-five day battle during Operation Barbarossa. August 1941.
Eastern Front, Operation Barbarossa, 1941 - pin by Paolo Marzioli