Behind The Iron Curtain: Siege of Leningrad In Posters
January 18, 1943: In a winter offensive, the Soviet Red Army drove westward, capturing Velikye-Luki on January 1st, near the border of the Byelorussian S.S.R. This offensive resulted in the relief of Leningrad after a 17-month siege by Axis forces.
*posters originally published here, captions are mine.
**Leningrad literally means City of Lenin or Lenin City.