The balloon barrage of antiaircraft defense of Moscow

The balloon barrage of antiaircraft defense of Moscow


Moscow air defense balloon barrage at the Revolution Square. Barrage balloons were widely used in air defense as barriers: fear of collision with cables and a covering balloons, German planes were forced to climb higher, which reduces the accuracy of the bombing.

 

 

Photography Location: Naum Granovsky
Time taken: 1941

In : 1941

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