3 October 2014

Question Of The Day #290, History

     This was the largest invasion in the history of warfare involving about 4 million soldiers of the Axis powers invading the USSR. This operation also involved 6,00,000 motor vehicles and 6,25,000 horses. This ambitious operation was driven by Adolf Hitler’s persistent desire to conquer the Soviet territories. What was the special name given to this operation?


  1. Congrats Jayakumar!
    Operation Barbarossa is the right answer.