Wrecked Russian T-34 tanks on the side of a railroad, Stalingrad, Russia, 21 Jun 1942

Caption     Wrecked Russian T-34 tanks on the side of a railroad, Stalingrad, Russia, 21 Jun 1942 ww2dbase
Photographer    Unknown
Source    ww2dbaseGerman Federal Archives
Identification Code   Bild 169-0894
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Photos on Same Day 21 Jun 1942
Added By C. Peter Chen

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Visitor Submitted Comments

1. McCoy says:
19 Oct 2009 08:13:55 AM

This photo is flipped the wrong way n' need to be reversed.
2. chris says:
24 Mar 2010 11:36:09 AM

There are no tracks on any of these tanks(removed?). Also very little if any battle damage showing, may have ran out of ammo then surrendered. Possibly a trench running underneath from point to point. A stalwart defensive position designed to stand fast, no retreat and if captured of no use to enemy without tracks.
3. Mark Prange says:
11 Jul 2014 11:09:04 AM

The tanks were without engines or tracks. They were taken by train to this position and left there.

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