Buildings in the Russian city of Stalingrad burning after German aerial bombing, Oct 1942

Caption   Buildings in the Russian city of Stalingrad burning after German aerial bombing, Oct 1942 ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseGerman Federal Archive
Identification Code   Bild 183-J20513
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Battle of Stalingrad   Main article  Photos  
Photos at Same Place Stalingrad, Russia
Added By C. Peter Chen
Added Date 1 Jan 2010

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Visitor Submitted Comments

1. Anonymous says:
14 Mar 2013 07:21:24 PM

Tractor Factory obscured by smoke. North building and curving railyard (beyond it) can be seen. Spartanovka is in foreground.
2. Mark Prange says:
16 Mar 2013 08:00:31 PM

Correction: The settlement in the foreground is Traktorstoia; Spartakovka is not in view--it is off to the left.
3. Mark Prange says:
7 Apr 2013 06:05:54 AM

The Modern Day Location mistakenly specifies a the Spartanova neighborhood northeast of the Tractor Factory. In the satellite image look southwest to the area of the factory: the rowed housing seen beyond the factory is there; also the factory's north building and curved tracks; also the (bright white) E-shaped building seen in the foreground of the factory.
4. Mark Prange says:
7 Apr 2013 11:28:31 AM

A similar view is online in a panorama; search under "Stalingrad Aerial Scans" and select GX2032SK-038; an overhead view is GX1915SK-253; a sharp view of the Tractor Factory is GX1137SG-040.

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