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Simo Häyhä | The Deadliest Sniper In Military History

Simo Häyhä | The Deadliest Sniper In Military History

When World War II broke out in 1939, the Soviet Union decided to invade Finland while everyone else was preoccupied with the war in Europe. But a sniper named Simo Hayha came to Finland’s defense. Hayha allegedly eliminated a staggering 505 enemy soldiers, which if accurate would make him the single deadliest sniper in history. …

Battle of Stalingrad | Animated History

Battle of Stalingrad | Animated History

This video was made possible by our supporters on Patreon. If you want to join the community and help us reach our next goal, consider making a pledge. The average lifespan of a soldier in Stalingrad was just 24 hours. The battle for the city that bore Stalin’s name was one of the longest and …