Casemate Illustrated: OPERATION BAGRATION The Soviet Destruction of German Army Group Center, 1944:


In the now familiar Casemate Illustrated style it’s the photographs that make this book, Bagration was by far the greatest Soviet victory in numerical terms. The Red Army recaptured a vast amount of Soviet territory and occupied some Baltic and Polish territories whose population had suffered greatly under the German occupation.In the “Parade of the Vanquished” some 57,000 German prisoners, taken from the encirclement east of Minsk, were paraded through Moscow.