The Great Patriotic War of 1941-1945. The Soviet troops' Berlin offensive operation of April 16 - May 8, 1945 in Germany. The crew of a T-34 "Fighting Girlfriend" tank near Reichstag in May 1945. The construction of the tank was funded by the predominantly female staff of the Sverdlovsk bakery plant and the tank was sent to the 93rd
Tank Brigade in the winter of 1944.