WW2 winning by USSR.

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Home Front:

Patriotic names in the army eg 'Fritz'.

Propoganda to defend Motherland built resistance eg Leningrad endured 900 days under German siege.

Anti-religious propoganda ceased and 414 churches reopened in the final year of the war. Allowed Stalin to control church eg Metropolitan Sergey (Orthodox church leader) described Stalin as 'God's chosen leader', after receiving a city apartment.

Lend-Lease:

Provided by USA-12% aeroplanes, 10%tanks, 2% artillery, 2/3 jeeps and 1900/2000 trains.

Better quality products and technology.

Relied on US food eg SPAM. 12 million red army soldiers received 200g of…

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