This year Russia Celebrates the 62 anniversary of Fall of the capital of 3rd REICH by Soviet Army, this was the toughest battles of all War, soldiers fight house by house to reach REICHSTAG and then German Cancillery where Hitles commited suicide like a coward.
General in charge of the operation was ZHUKOV & Koniev, they commanded an army of 2.5 millions of soldiers, 6250 tanks, 7500 aircrafts, 41.600 artillery cannons, 3255 Katyusha Rockets agains a fanatic resistence of Wermacht soldiers, Hitler Youths, Old mans from Volksstrum and soldiers from other Nazi Allies.
Between 150 – 173’000 german soldiers were death or wounded
152,000 civilians died during the battle
1997 vehicles lost
917 aircraft destroy