The Soviet Red Army in Sevastopol, Ukraine during World War II. A map showing the location of Yalta, Sevastopol, Simferopol and Yevpatoria. The city of Sevastopol. Monuments in Sevastopol. Buildings in the background. A water body. Buildings lining the water body. Soviet Russian Army soldiers on a field fire artillery on German positions. Explosions occur and thick clouds of smoke rise from the explosions Several soldiers beside artillery firing.
Formation of Soviet YAK fighter aircraft in flight. A lone German Messerschmitt Bf 109 in flight. The YAKs peel off and dive to attack. They pursue the German airplane and shoot it down. It crashes into the ocean. The flight of Soviet aircraft attack a lone German Me-110 and it descends in flames to crash and explode on the ground.The Soviets attack another German aircraft that also crashes and explodes. German pilot is seen descending in parachute. A downed German airplane begins to burn on the ground and bursts into flames that consume it. In separate sequence, Soviet General, Fedor Ivanovich Tolbukhin, looks through binoculars as he observes artillery fire on Sapun Mountains, Ukraine. Views of the General's staff. Soviet gun crews firing 203mm B-4 heavy artillery. Soviet officers discussing target map. Animated map showing the Soviet advances and capture of Sevastopol in May 1944
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.
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.
Unloading activity in Sevastopol, Soviet Union during World War II. Liberty ship SS William Blount being unloaded. Trucks in the foreground. Supply boxes in a sling are lowered from the ship. Supply crates in a sling being raised from the hangar deck of the ship.
Soviet troops advance in the Crimea during World War 2. Soviet troops loaded onto tanks and armored vehicles. Trucks enter Balaklava. A man at an antiaircraft gun. Another soldier looks through binoculars. Soldiers on a hill. Animated map depicts the advance of Soviet Army surrounding city of Sevastopol.