The Battle of stalingrad occured in the city stalingrad which is located in the south of russia.It occurred between july 17 1942 and february 2 1943.Russian’s and historian believe that it was one the most successful battles during world war 2.It also had an effect on preventing germany progress into the soviet union which is a huge accomplishment to the people of stalingrad “Battle of Stalingrad.”. The groups that were involved in the battle of stalingrad where Soviet union,Nazi germany,Independent state of croatia , Kingdom of italy, Kingdom of romania and Kingdom of hungary .
On the Soviet side, official Russian military students of history appraise that there were 1,100,000 Red Army dead, injured, missing, or caught in the crusade to guard the city. An expected 40,000 regular citizens dead.The Soviets recouped 250,000 German and Romanian cadavers in and around Stalingrad, and are accepted to have been more than 800,000 dead, injured, missing, or caught. Germany invaded stalingrad, that’s because hitler made germany army attack just because Hitler wanted they name of the city which is “Stalingrad”.
But the army and people stalingrad though that it would be better to fight against germany and keep their city safe(“The Battle of Stalingrad.”).Both army groups A and B from germany went through the south of russia in order to reach their faster.
The stalingrad people and army mostly cared about keeping the oil fields safe. Hitler was also one of the main causes of the start of the battle of stalingrad.Although it was the only battle that was capable of breaking him since it was a turning point of the second world war II. Hitler was a significant individual because it was they Only Battle capable of breaking hitler and he was defeated by russia.He was involved in the battle because he was they first cause of that made they battle start since he sent his army to russia in order to fight to take they city just because of its name.There were many pros and cons to the battle of stalingrad.
For example some of the pros are that it was a turning point for WW2, another pro is that Hitler was defeated which is makes it a pro since because he was a cause of the germans soldiers being either killed or defeated by russia”The Battle of Stalingrad.” .A con was that it was the most battle were soldiers have been injured or killed.Another con is that hitler was going to have a control on everything he was fighting for until they last minute were everything changed and he lost.In the first picture here it shows us the soldier of stalingrad looking onto a map, which also clearly shows that they are planning for something.The people in the picture could have a big role in the army because it shows that the are they ones planning for everything and taking they big decisions “800px-RIAN_archive_882837_The_defenders_of_Stalingrad.
” . In the second picture it shows the city of stalingrad after the battle and after they german army has left.Even though stalingrad won against germany you can still see the overall effect after the battle and how the building are gone or bombed by the german army.