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“Comrades, we are transporting the whole factory!” Evacuation of the USSR industry in 1941

As we know from history lessons (or, what's better, from one of our articles :), the first months of Operation Barbarossa, i.e. the Third Reich's invasion of the USSR, were a devastating defeat for the Russians. The Red Army retreated in panic, but in the chaos of war the need to evacuate factories to the east was not forgotten, in order to…
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