The battle of Leningrad

the battle of leningrad started in 1941

-The battle was started for Germany to be able to take full control Russia.
-The defense of leningrad took a area of 450 km and had about 517,000 men.
-The defense stopped the Germans but the battle lasted about 83 days.
-Germans would then block off all transportation threw railroads.

A map of how they would attack Leningrad

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