The Liberation of Stalingrad.

I started looking at the British Pathe News site to see footage of Jackie Kyle, my late Dad’s favourite outside half. There’s very little of him to see but the site is wonderful. Here’s a fabulous 8 minute clip on the liberation of Stalingrad.
“German generals never surrender…24 surrendered at Stalingrad”.
At 5.15 you see Paulus with his nervous twitch…
Copyright – British Pathe News.

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