The Great Patriotic War: Russia halts the German advance - Operation Uranus and Operation Citadel

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Operation Uranus - September 1942

  • This was the Soviet counter-offensive
  • The defence of Stalingrad alone cost 1.1 million Red Army lives, and 800,000 German troops were killed during the conflict
  • By February 1943, the Germans had been driven from Stalingrad
  • By December 1943, two-thirds of…

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