Thursday, September 12, 2013

Fact of the Day: Roza Shanina

One of World War II's most notable soldiers was the Soviet Union's Roza Shanina. She personally took out 54 German soldiers, which earned her the nickname "the unseen terror of East Prussia". She died in 1945 shortly before the end of of the war by shielding a wounded officer.  

17 comments:

  1. Nice looking women, and very brave.

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  2. We are the best.. ja. .So interesting.. A regard

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  3. Russian had millions of amazing heroes in both world wars!

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  4. One of those who gave all for her country in time of war.

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  5. Damn, wouldn't want to get on her bad side

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  6. Even with that smile she looked like quite the bad ass.

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  7. I think I heard about her in the film " Enemy at the gates "; very interesting post. Kisses:)

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  8. Wow!!! Really a hero woman!!

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  9. Wow! I can't believe that I've never heard of her.

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  10. Now that's a hard core chick right there! A real warrior!

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  11. Very interessant fact. A hero woman :)

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  12. I had never heard of her, thanks !

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