Battle Of Stalingrad

World War ii

STARTED AUGUST 19TH, 1942 - FEB. 2ND, 1943

* Germany and Russia fought in the battle of Stalingrad.
* It was fought in the winter of 1942 - 1943.
* The battle took place near the Caspian Sea.
* The battle was the first major defeat in the World War ll and was also over five months long.

Deaths .

* The soviet lost 978,741 and 650,878 were wounded.
* Axis lost 650,000 - 750,000 and 91,000 were wounded.
* Allies won the battle of Stalingrad.
* It was fought in the winter of 1942 - 1943.
* Germany army was led by Paulus.
* Russia army was led by Zhukov.