Russian Assault Groups
the only WW2 armoured infantry
The armor defended the body against MP-40 bullets from 100 m.
Size and armament of Soviet assault group were changing accordingly a mission
assigned. Weapon includes: submachineguns, flamethrouwer, antipersonel hand grenades, Molotov cocktail bottles,
light machinegun, antitank rifle (in the role of a powerfull sniper rifle).
They also were worn in camouflage. WWII photo of Red army panzer-soldiers.
Great Patriotic War
Foto sovietique d'infanterie
Photos presented by Sergey Efimov and Alexei Dubinski