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  • English: “IL-2 attacking”.. Soviet IL-2 combat aircraft attack an enemy formation. The Kursk Bulge (Operation Citadel), The Voronezh Front, Russia.
  • Deutsch: “IL-2 Angriff”.. Sowjetische Iljuschin-Il-2-Schlachtflugzeuge greifen deutsche Bodentruppen an. Schlacht um Kursk (Unternehmen Zitadelle), Woronescher Front.
  • Русский: «ИЛ-2 атакует». Советские летчики на самолетах ИЛ-2 атакуют колонну противника. Курская дуга. Воронежский фронт. Россия, Курск, Курская область
Date 1 July 1943
Source RIA Novosti archive, image #225, 35 mm film / 35 мм негатив
Author F. Levshin / Ф. Левшин
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