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Re: The 'operation' that initiated the Wehrmacht's doom! N/T
what doomed him was Italy invading Greece and needing help, this delayed Barbarossa, meaning winter beat him to Moscow!
Posted on 21st so maybe you reside in the East in anticipation?
Around 03:00 Sunday June 22nd the first flares were fired to move off. For the most part it was in twilight but much lighter further north.
Will the world ever see an assault on such a scale ever launched again? No way. Really sent world history off in a tangent.
80 years ago today Germany launched one of the most momentous and costly wars in human history.
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