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    • Soviet Might: Red Army Weapons That Helped Win World War II
    • Soviet Might: Red Army Weapons That Helped Win World War II
    • Soviet Might: Red Army Weapons That Helped Win World War II
    • Soviet Might: Red Army Weapons That Helped Win World War II
    • Soviet Might: Red Army Weapons That Helped Win World War II
    • Soviet Might: Red Army Weapons That Helped Win World War II
    • Soviet Might: Red Army Weapons That Helped Win World War II
    • Soviet Might: Red Army Weapons That Helped Win World War II
    • Soviet Might: Red Army Weapons That Helped Win World War II
    • Soviet Might: Red Army Weapons That Helped Win World War II
    • Soviet Might: Red Army Weapons That Helped Win World War II
    • Soviet Might: Red Army Weapons That Helped Win World War II
    • Soviet Might: Red Army Weapons That Helped Win World War II
    • Soviet Might: Red Army Weapons That Helped Win World War II
    • Soviet Might: Red Army Weapons That Helped Win World War II
    • Soviet Might: Red Army Weapons That Helped Win World War II
    • Soviet Might: Red Army Weapons That Helped Win World War II
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    A Red Army officer issues Mosin-Nagant rifles to Moscow militiamen.

    These are the weapons of the Soviet Red Army that helped crush the Nazi German war machine and put an end to one of the greatest threats to world peace ever.

    After invading the USSR in 1941, the Nazi German soldiers were in for an unpleasant surprise: not only were the Soviet soldiers formidable and tenacious warriors, but Soviet engineers were more than capable of producing weapons, armored vehicles and warplanes that could give the enemy a run for its money. 

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