1941: Outbreak of the War

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Soviet infantrymen attack enemy lines, 1941 Photo by Max Alpert/TASS
Soldiers of the South-Western Front and locals watch a film shown with a portable film projector, September 1941
Soviet soldiers have a rest after a fight for Horson island, Finland, July 1941
Soviet soldiers inspect the first downed Heinkel He 111 aircraft near Odessa, July 1941
Road of war
A couple. “The day before war”, photo series. Lermontovo, 1941
Fighting for a village. 1941
Attack. 1941
Road of war
Farmers of one of the villages of the Kiev region drive cattle from the front line. September 1941
Defense of Kiev. A cavalry patrol on the move
Васюк Степан Алексеевич
Victor Kamoylikov
Peter Zakharov
Commander of the 10th Mixed Aviation Division, Colonel N. Belov (right) and Division Commissar P. Noskov (left). Bryansk Region, a settlement Olsufevo, July, 1941
Chief of the Operational Department of the 153rd Rifle Division N. Sichkar, Smolensk Region, August 1941
Barricades on one of the streets of Tula during the defense of the city
German soldiers during the battle of Brest
Soviet soldiers leaving for the front
Soviet soldiers leaving for the front
Residents of Moscow listen to Vyacheslav Molotov’s speech on the outbreak of Great Patriotic War
Soviet infantrymen attack enemy lines, 1941 Photo by Max Alpert/TASS
Soldiers of the South-Western Front and locals watch a film shown with a portable film projector, September 1941
Soviet soldiers have a rest after a fight for Horson island, Finland, July 1941
Soviet soldiers inspect the first downed Heinkel He 111 aircraft near Odessa, July 1941
Road of war
A couple. “The day before war”, photo series. Lermontovo, 1941
Fighting for a village. 1941
Attack. 1941
Road of war
Farmers of one of the villages of the Kiev region drive cattle from the front line. September 1941
Defense of Kiev. A cavalry patrol on the move
Васюк Степан Алексеевич
Victor Kamoylikov
Peter Zakharov
Commander of the 10th Mixed Aviation Division, Colonel N. Belov (right) and Division Commissar P. Noskov (left). Bryansk Region, a settlement Olsufevo, July, 1941
Chief of the Operational Department of the 153rd Rifle Division N. Sichkar, Smolensk Region, August 1941
Barricades on one of the streets of Tula during the defense of the city
German soldiers during the battle of Brest
Soviet soldiers leaving for the front
Soviet soldiers leaving for the front
Residents of Moscow listen to Vyacheslav Molotov’s speech on the outbreak of Great Patriotic War

Defense of Kiev. A cavalry patrol on the move

Defense of Kiev. A cavalry patrol on the move
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