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Three Year Nazi Siege of Leningrad 1941

Map of Siefe of Leningrad

Map of Siefe of Leningrad (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

The Bronze Horseman camouflaged from the Germa...

The Bronze Horseman camouflaged from the German aircraft during the Siege of Leningrad, August 8, 1941. Source: http://victory.rusarchives.ru/catalogue/photo.php?photo_id=104&id=9 (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Free Money Collection in Cash

Free Money Collection in Cash (Photo credit: epSos.de)

“Sailors going to the front”. Sailors going to...

“Sailors going to the front”. Sailors going to the front. Leningrad. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

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  1. In Russian. Click CC for subtitles in English!

    The Nazi siege of Leningrad lasted almost 900 days. They were unable to take the city. German Army Group North siege lifted byRed Army Marshall Zhukov, later led the Soviet capture and occupation of Berlin in 1945. They stayed until 1989.

    April 4, 2012 at 5:13 pm

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