German tanks on the eastern front © IWM (HU 111382)

German tanks during Operation Barbarossa

German tanks pass a burning Russian village during Operation Barbarossa, the invasion of the Soviet Union, in the summer of 1941.

© IWM (HU 111382)


  • Imperial War Museum - Photograph Archive
View Archival Details

Thank you for supporting our work

We would like to thank Crown Family Philanthropies and the Abe and Ida Cooper Foundation for supporting the ongoing work to create content and resources for the Holocaust Encyclopedia. View the list of all donors.