Sunday, May 09, 2010


Russian sniper Roza Shanina (1924-45)

A kindergarden teacher, she joined the Red Army in 1943 and had 54 kills to her name before she died in the battles in East Prussia, january 1945.
Her diaries and letters were published after the war, making her one of the most famous heroes of The Great Patriotic War.
Three of her four brothers were also killed in the war.

Panzer Sdkfz 250/3
Looks like a brand new vehicle.

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