Ukrainians in the Waffen-SS, Hardback Book

Ukrainians in the Waffen-SS Hardback

Description

With the beginning of the Operation Barbarossa more than 100,000 Ukrainians volunteered for the fight against Stalin and communismn.

These volunteers were put into Schutzmannschafts-Bataillone under the control of the German Police.

After Stalingrad however, Ukrainians were allowed to build up a division sized unit for the frontline.

Around 15,000 Ukrainians were drafted and their first combat was at the Brody front in Galicia in summer 1944.

Information

  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 128 pages, over 100 bw images
  • Publisher: Schiffer Publishing Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: European history
  • ISBN: 9780764333491

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