The boats will have a length of about 27cm.
The Volga Flotilla made the Red Army’s greatest victory possible, keeping open
supply lines to the troops fighting for their lives in the ruins of Stalingrad.
Gunboats armed with 76mm anti-aircraft guns fought off German Stuka attacks
throughout the siege, and those with tank turrets hove close to the riverbanks
to provide fire support for the troops ashore. Every night, they ferried
reinforcements and ammunition across the river, and brought back the wounded to
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