Aerial view of Stalingrad from a German bomber, Russia, Aug 1942

Caption   Aerial view of Stalingrad from a German bomber, Russia, Aug 1942 ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseGerman Federal Archive
Identification Code   Bild 183-B22081
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Added By C. Peter Chen
Added Date 3 Dec 2009

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Visitor Submitted Comments

1. Mark Prange says:
14 Mar 2013 01:37:34 PM

This shows Railroad Station No. 1, Red Square (on the left), many boat landings along the Volga (at the bottom), 9th of January Square (the light colored square between the railyard and the river--to the right of the big smoke plume), Pavlov's House (of the two long buildings in the lower left of 9 January Square, it is the one on the right), and the Flour Mill (sometimes called the Grist Mill or Steam Mill) between Pavlov's House and the river--about 1/4 of the distance to the river.
2. Mark Prange says:
7 Apr 2013 05:24:43 AM

(On the right hand side of the webpage), the Modern Day Location (Satellite) zooms in on Pavlov's House.
3. Mark Prange says:
5 May 2013 01:27:41 PM

An aerial photograph of this area after the battle is online at Stalingrad Aerial Scans. GX2839SD-570
4. Mark Prange says:
10 Jun 2013 06:01:16 PM

The L-shaped (╔) house is 15% in from the right, 30% up from the bottom. The train station's terminal building is 25% in from the left, 10% down from the top; the Barmalay sculpture is in the circular fountain across the open plaza there.

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WW2-Era Place Name Stalingrad, Stalingrad, Russia
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