This Day In History
This Day In History
Wednesday, May 27, 2020

«Operation Barbarossa»

June 22, 1941

Great Patriotic War begins.
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Great Patriotic War begins. Germany invades the Soviet Union in Operation Barbarossa. The term Great Patriotic War is used in Russia and former republics of the Soviet Union to describe the period from 22 June 1941 to 9 May 1945 in the many fronts of the eastern campaign of World War II between the Soviet Union and Nazi Germany with its allies.
World War II, Great Patriotic War, Operation Barbarossa
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