What Is Stalingrad A Turning Point

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The Battle of Stalingrad started on July 17,1942. Capturing Stalingrad would be a huge success for the Germans because of the large industrial city it was. The Germans attacked the city from the West but the Soviets attacked them back and surrounded them. The battle ended on February 2,1943 with both sides losing more than 500,000 people. It was a turning point and it stopped Germany for expanding farther
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