Andrzej J.
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12th October 1943: Poor quality recruits to the Soviet army. The Soviet soldier had to be tough and resilient – and needed luck to survive the battlefield.

A Soviet soldier walking along a road in Russia, 1 Aug note field gun in background

Red Army soldiers view the tortured bodies of civilians - women, children and old people -- massacred by the Germans in Krasnogvardeisk region, 1944.

Red Army soldiers view the tortured bodies of civilians - women, children and old people -- massacred by the Germans in Krasnogvardeisk region, Horrific.

World War II, the Great Patriotic War. Russian snipers – Sergeants Olga Mokshina (left) and Eva Novikova. Winter 1943, Belorussian Front, Russia. Photo by G. Belyanin.

Russian girls (World War II frontline soldiers). Russian snipers – Sergeants Olga Mokshina (left) and Eva Novikova.

This is not my personal glory. Would I be able to get into space, being a loner? This is the glory of our people "

This is not my personal glory. Would I be able to get into space, being a loner? This is the glory of our people "

Russian soldiers returned to the devastation .... bare earth .... He had just defeated fascism ... all belongings - a haversack ... his son does not even have shoes ... And after 16 years, we ... conquer space ... I am proud of our people - the hero !!!!!!!!

Russian soldiers returned to the devastation . He had just defeated fascism . all belongings - a haversack . And after 16 years, we conquered space.

great children of great country.

great children of great country.

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A Yugoslav partisan fighter in World War II. She fought against the Nazis under Tito. Click image to see more hot, badass women of Stalingrad.