Thursday, May 11, 2017
800,000 марш для бессмертного полка marsh dlya bessmertnogo polka (March for the Immortal Regiment)
Friends, how many Americans do you think knew that the war in Europe ended on May 9, 1945. Ask a Russian that question.
it was nothing for the Russians to lose 50,000, 75,000, 100,00 or more in a battle.
The U.S. lost 2,403 people in the Pearl Harbor attack.
There were 2,499 American D-Day fatalities and 1,914 from the other Allied nations, for a total of 4,413 dead.
800,000 Russians died in the siege of Leningrad.
1.1 million Russian soldiers died, went missing, were wounded or captured at Stalingrad and 40,000 civilians died there.
800,000 Germans, Italians, Romanians, Hungarians and other allies died at Stalingrad.