The Role Of Josef Stalin During World War II

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Josef Stalin served as the General Secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union 's Central Committee from 1922 until his death in 1953. During World War II became the Party 's leader and absolute ruler of the Soviet Union. Under his leadership, the Soviet Union played a major role in the defeat of Hitler 's Germany during World War II. A couple years into World War II Stalin demanded the immediate assistance of the Allied nations, believing that his nation bore the brunt of the war against Germany. Stalin promotes an image of himself as a great benevolent leader and hero of the Soviet Union. The Soviet Army suffer huge losses. Stalin is incandescent with rage at Hitler 's betrayal and retreats to his office unable to make any

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