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First days of Soviet Union's Great Patriotic War in pictures

June 22, 18:10 UTC+3

The Great Patriotic War began at 4 am on June 22, 1941, when Nazi Germany attacked the Soviet Union

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Muscovites listening to radio broadcasts about Nazi Germany’s attack on the USSR, 1941
Muscovites listening to radio broadcasts about Nazi Germany’s attack on the USSR, 1941
Muscovites listening to radio broadcasts about Nazi Germany’s attack on the USSR, 1941
© Yevgeny Khaldei/TASS
Soldiers go to the front, Moscow, 1941
Soldiers go to the front, Moscow, 1941
Soldiers go to the front, Moscow, 1941
© TASS
Volunteers enlist in the People's Militia Army to defend Moscow, 1941
Volunteers enlist in the People's Militia Army to defend Moscow, 1941
Volunteers enlist in the People's Militia Army to defend Moscow, 1941
© TASS
Citizens digging anti-tank trenches in Moscow, 1941
Citizens digging anti-tank trenches in Moscow, 1941
Citizens digging anti-tank trenches in Moscow, 1941
© TASS
Nazi Germany's attack, 1941
Nazi Germany's attack, 1941
Nazi Germany's attack, 1941
© Valery Khristoforov, Boris Kavashkin/TASS
Children hide in an air raid shelter during Nazi German attacks on the Eastern Front, 1941
Children hide in an air raid shelter during Nazi German attacks on the Eastern Front, 1941
Children hide in an air raid shelter during Nazi German attacks on the Eastern Front, 1941
© Boris Yaroslavtsev/TASS
Soviet prisoners of war pictured in a pit they were forced to dig before being executed in cold blood, 1941
Soviet prisoners of war pictured in a pit they were forced to dig before being executed in cold blood, 1941
Soviet prisoners of war pictured in a pit they were forced to dig before being executed in cold blood, 1941
© Valery Khristoforov/TASS
A representative of Wehrmacht conducts census of local residents in a Ukrainian village, 1941
A representative of Wehrmacht conducts census of local residents in a Ukrainian village, 1941
A representative of Wehrmacht conducts census of local residents in a Ukrainian village, 1941
© Valery Khristoforov/TASS
A child whose all relatives were killed at the site of fire, Smolensk region, 1941
A child whose all relatives were killed at the site of fire, Smolensk region, 1941
A child whose all relatives were killed at the site of fire, Smolensk region, 1941
© Mark Redkin/TASS
Residents of Nazi-occupied Babruysk forced to give up their provisions to Hitler's invading army, August 11, 1941
Residents of Nazi-occupied Babruysk forced to give up their provisions to Hitler's invading army, August 11, 1941
Residents of Nazi-occupied Babruysk forced to give up their provisions to Hitler's invading army, August 11, 1941
© Valery Khristoforov/TASS
Collective farmers build fortifications on the Eastern Front, 1941
Collective farmers build fortifications on the Eastern Front, 1941
Collective farmers build fortifications on the Eastern Front, 1941
© TASS
Making of munitions in one of the adits in Sevastopol, 1941
Making of munitions in one of the adits in Sevastopol, 1941
Making of munitions in one of the adits in Sevastopol, 1941
© TASS
Sandbag barricade in Odessa streets, 1941
Sandbag barricade in Odessa streets, 1941
Sandbag barricade in Odessa streets, 1941
© TASS
Soviet soldiers carry a wounded man to a first aid post on the Eastern Front of World War II, August 1941
Soviet soldiers carry a wounded man to a first aid post on the Eastern Front of World War II, August 1941
Soviet soldiers carry a wounded man to a first aid post on the Eastern Front of World War II, August 1941
© Georgy Petrusov/TASS
Anti-tank destroyer detachment in the attack, 1941
Anti-tank destroyer detachment in the attack, 1941
Anti-tank destroyer detachment in the attack, 1941
© Mark Redkin/TASS
People leave their homes as the enemy army draws nearer, August 9, 1941
People leave their homes as the enemy army draws nearer, August 9, 1941
People leave their homes as the enemy army draws nearer, August 9, 1941
© TASS
Soviet partisans, members of resistance movements that fought a guerrilla war against the Nazis, listening to a radio message broadcasted by the Soviet Information Bureau, September 1, 1941
Soviet partisans, members of resistance movements that fought a guerrilla war against the Nazis, listening to a radio message broadcasted by the Soviet Information Bureau, September 1, 1941
Soviet partisans, members of resistance movements that fought a guerrilla war against the Nazis, listening to a radio message broadcasted by the Soviet Information Bureau, September 1, 1941
© Sergei Loskutov/TASS
An anti-aircraft defense soldier taking observation of the sky, Moscow. 1941
An anti-aircraft defense soldier taking observation of the sky, Moscow. 1941
An anti-aircraft defense soldier taking observation of the sky, Moscow. 1941
© Naum Granovsky/TASS
Leningrad residents protect the basement of the Saltykov-Shchedrin State Public Library with sand to save it from Nazi German air raids, 1941
Leningrad residents protect the basement of the Saltykov-Shchedrin State Public Library with sand to save it from Nazi German air raids, 1941
Leningrad residents protect the basement of the Saltykov-Shchedrin State Public Library with sand to save it from Nazi German air raids, 1941
© TASS
Moscow militia men, 1941
Moscow militia men, 1941
Moscow militia men, 1941
© Emmanuil Yevzerikhin/TASS
The defense of Moscow, August 1, 1941
The defense of Moscow, August 1, 1941
The defense of Moscow, August 1, 1941
© TASS
Soviet infantrymen supported by tanks attack German invaders in the Battle of Moscow on the Eastern Front of World War II, 1941
Soviet infantrymen supported by tanks attack German invaders in the Battle of Moscow on the Eastern Front of World War II, 1941
Soviet infantrymen supported by tanks attack German invaders in the Battle of Moscow on the Eastern Front of World War II, 1941
© TASS
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Muscovites listening to radio broadcasts about Nazi Germany’s attack on the USSR, 1941
© Yevgeny Khaldei/TASS
Soldiers go to the front, Moscow, 1941
© TASS
Volunteers enlist in the People's Militia Army to defend Moscow, 1941
© TASS
Citizens digging anti-tank trenches in Moscow, 1941
© TASS
Nazi Germany's attack, 1941
© Valery Khristoforov, Boris Kavashkin/TASS
Children hide in an air raid shelter during Nazi German attacks on the Eastern Front, 1941
© Boris Yaroslavtsev/TASS
Soviet prisoners of war pictured in a pit they were forced to dig before being executed in cold blood, 1941
© Valery Khristoforov/TASS
A representative of Wehrmacht conducts census of local residents in a Ukrainian village, 1941
© Valery Khristoforov/TASS
A child whose all relatives were killed at the site of fire, Smolensk region, 1941
© Mark Redkin/TASS
Residents of Nazi-occupied Babruysk forced to give up their provisions to Hitler's invading army, August 11, 1941
© Valery Khristoforov/TASS
Collective farmers build fortifications on the Eastern Front, 1941
© TASS
Making of munitions in one of the adits in Sevastopol, 1941
© TASS
Sandbag barricade in Odessa streets, 1941
© TASS
Soviet soldiers carry a wounded man to a first aid post on the Eastern Front of World War II, August 1941
© Georgy Petrusov/TASS
Anti-tank destroyer detachment in the attack, 1941
© Mark Redkin/TASS
People leave their homes as the enemy army draws nearer, August 9, 1941
© TASS
Soviet partisans, members of resistance movements that fought a guerrilla war against the Nazis, listening to a radio message broadcasted by the Soviet Information Bureau, September 1, 1941
© Sergei Loskutov/TASS
An anti-aircraft defense soldier taking observation of the sky, Moscow. 1941
© Naum Granovsky/TASS
Leningrad residents protect the basement of the Saltykov-Shchedrin State Public Library with sand to save it from Nazi German air raids, 1941
© TASS
Moscow militia men, 1941
© Emmanuil Yevzerikhin/TASS
The defense of Moscow, August 1, 1941
© TASS
Soviet infantrymen supported by tanks attack German invaders in the Battle of Moscow on the Eastern Front of World War II, 1941
© TASS

June 22 will forever be imprinted into the hearts of Russians, as the Day of Remembrance and Grief in Russia as the Great Patriotic War (World War II) began at 4am this day in 1941, when Nazi Germany attacked the Soviet Union. The Third Reich and its Axis cohorts began a massive invasion of the Soviet Union under the code name Operation Barbarossa. TASS recalls the first days of the 1941-1945 Great Patriotic War.

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