World War II: Fall of the Third Reich
World War II in Europe from Stalingrad to the fall of Berlin (29 January 1944)
Historical Map of Europe & the Mediterranean
The latter half of 1943 saw the Soviet Red Army push inexorably westwards. By the end of the year they had broken through German defences on the Dnieper and liberated two-thirds of the territory they had lost in the war. In early 1944 they ended the 900 day Siege of Leningrad.
Battle of Kiev
Soviets cross Dnieper and retake Kiev
Tehran Conference ('Eureka') held between Britain, US and USSR
Allies land at Anzio and Nettuno