- Feb 2010
- Canary Islands-Spain
And tank drivers, artillery crew (mostly heavy field and AA batteries). In Stalingrad, they handled most of the mighty Soviet artillery on the right of the Volga riverRegarding comments about women in combat generally, it's well known that Soviet women were in combat roles in WWII, primarily as snipers. They also flew combat missions as pilots.
Women With Guns: The Red Army Female Snipers of World War II | Defense Media Network