Battle of Kursk (Related) R13 of 18
Russian soldiers out of woods & placing charges on tracks; explosions destroying railroads. Bridges blown. Railroad cars down hillside, burning; German troops on bicycles across field, tanks passed. Montage, artillery, Russian people listening to loudspeakers, German tanks advancing, bombers dropping bombs, floating across river. Russians firing back, Russian tanks across field, troops following. Russian planes bombing. German generals watching.
09:50:49 Stalingrad burning, man carrying cello, city fighting. German planes crashing. German scorched earth, burning oil.
09:51:33 Peasants leaving to join Soviets, thru mountains. Fighting in Stalingrad, explosions. Soldiers advancing. Volga & Germans looking across. Mountain peaks & soldiers on skis.
09:52:42 German troops looking up, Nazi banner flying in front of heavily damaged building. Iron Cross onto soldier. Tired Russian soldiers, dead in trenches; overturned artillery. Destroyed German tanks & guns. German prisoners marched; dead bodies. Crosses at cemetery of dead Germans. Massive amount of German prisoners marched. Tracking shot along Soviet tanks. German Generals looking out of bunker. Tanks moving, troops run forward.
09:55:49 Troops run forward; burning tanks & troops past. Destroyed tanks, bodies. Commanders:
09:56:30 Title: Explosion, POV tank over tree, past others. Burning log building; bodies in remains of houses. POV from tank slit past burning cabin. Russian generals watching from trench. Tanks up rough gully. Heavy smoke in distance.
09:57:42 Title: Tanks w/ flag & soldiers on top thru city street. People wave from building. People lining streets bring flowers, convoy thru. Commander ?? walks thru streets; others carry flag thru streets. Yugoslavians (?). Soldier carries girl & flowers.
WWII Largest Armored Engagement; July 1943; Operation Citadel; Kursk Campaign; Operation Kutuzov; Operation Polkovodets Rumyantsev; Fighting;
NOTE: Includes good sound effects. Eastern Front battles may be mixed dates.