Operation ‘Barbarossa’

Operation Barbarossa was the invasion of the Axis into the Soviet Union. The first few months the Germans took some of the Soviet's land but in winter of 1941 the Germans were forced into a retreat at the gates of Moscow. In the end the Germans invasion of the Soviet Union was a fail.

Combatants:

  • Germany
  • Soviet Union
  • Romania
  • Finland
  • Italy
  • Slovak
  • Hungary
  • Croatia

Allied power:

  • Soviet Union


Axis power:

  • Germany
  • Italy
  • Romania
  • Slovak
  • Finland
  • Hungary
  • Croatia

Outcome:

  • Soviet victory

Casualties:

  • Axis: 775,000
  • Allies: About 800,000