Northern Eurasia 1941: Battle of Moscow

In October, the Germans resumed their march on Moscow. However, by the time they reached the outskirts of the city, winter had arrived. The German troops were insufficiently equipped for the cold and many died from frostbite and disease.

Main Events

8 Sep 1941 Germans begin Siege of Leningrad

Germans begin Siege of Leningradin wikipedia

2 Oct 1941–7 Jan 1942 Battle of Moscow

Germans wage Battle of Moscow against Soviet Unionin wikipedia

13 Oct 1941 Operation Rheinhard

Construction of first extermination camp begun in Bełżec, General Government (Poland)in wikipedia