German troops attack Russian positions in Donets Basin, Europe during World War II. A soldier looks through binoculars. Soldiers carrying ammunition run out of a building. The soldiers run to a camouflaged artillery. A soldier writes on a paper. A soldier talks over a field telephone. Soldiers carry shells and load field artillery. The soldiers fire the field artillery. They fire machine guns and mortars to repulse a Russian attack. Damaged German tanks. Ski troops and tanks advance. A loaded horse pulled sleigh. Explosions as a field artillery is fired at Russian positions. Artillery mounted on tanks is fired. Troops fire machine guns. Tanks and troops advance. Wreckage on the battlefield.
Launching of USS Santa Fe (CL-60) in Camden, New Jersey. USS Santa Fe slides down the way. Shipyard workers at the launch of the ship. Tugs take over Santa Fe and tow her into a basin.
German ballistic missile A4 (V-2 rocket) being launched during tests in Peenemunde, Germany. View from up high at edge of basin test launch area where A-4 missile sits on a launch pad near a launch tower. Smoke rises from the tail section. A-4 Missile lifts off and fire emits from tail. Missile in flight.
Heavy bombardment by the Germans on Russian positions in Sevastopol, Ukraine. German heavy artillery fired in outskirts of Sevastopol. Russian troops fight Germans on streets. Troops advance through wrecked buildings and rubble. Body of a dead Russian soldier. Troops street fight. German troops firing heavy artillery Karl-Gerät self propelled siege mortar (Thor or Mörser Karl, 60cm). Writing on side of the mortar says, "Thor" . German 800mm 'Gustav' railway gun is prepared to fire on Russian positions. German crew loads Gustav with 800mm shell. Gustav is fired. Heavy explosion on Russian position throwing billows of smoke in air. Heavy artillery explosions. Men roll 800mm shells.
Romanian Marshal Ion Victor Antonescu, accompanied by high ranking officers, inspects Romanian troops and operations near Sevastopol in World War II. A map of Europe, showing central Ukrainian area and Crimea. Romanian infantry and tanks ascend a steep hills to occupy strategic positions. A monastery occupied by the military at an extreme high point, overlooking the Black Sea.
A communications tower at the site.
German planes bombing Sevastopol. Map of Ukraine highlights Sevastopol. German planes bomb Sevastopol. German pilots fly bombers. Explosions on field. Demolished Russian fortifications. Wrecked buildings and rubble.