Battle of Stalingrad, autumn 1942.
The officer sets the combat mission on the territory of the Stalingrad Tractor Plant (STZ) to Unteroffiziers from the Wehrmacht 389th Infantry Division in Stalingrad.
In the foreground on the left is a Nazi Wehrmacht soldier armed with a captured SVT-40 Soviet rifle.
Source of photo information:
1. Concord Publications “Stalingrad Inferno – The Infantryman’s War”
Location: Stalingrad, USSR