World War 2 photos – Soviet Heavy Tank JS-2 (Joseph Stalin) overcomes concrete anti-tank obstacles. East Prussia, 3rd Byelorussian Front, January 1945.
JS-2 (Object 240) – Soviet heavy tank during the Great Patriotic War. The abbreviation JS means “Joseph Stalin” – the official name of the serial Soviet heavy tanks of the 1943-1953 edition.
Place of photo: East Prussia
Date of the photo: January 1945