Example image of eyePlorer eyePlorer map for 'Strategic operations of the Red Army in World War II': Eastern Front (World War II) Front (Soviet Army) World War II Armed forces Encirclement Offensive (military) Red Army Siege Strategic defence Withdrawal (military) Operational mobility Phase (combat) Amphibious warfare Tactic (method) 1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 August 9 December 31 January 1 June 22 May 9 November 18 November 19 Second period of World War II September 2 Soviet invasion of Manchuria (1945) Third period of World War II Military operation Field army Military campaign 1940–1944 insurgency in Chechnya Anglo-Soviet invasion of Iran Aufbau Ost (1940) Baltic Offensive (1944) Baltic Operation (1941) Battle for Narva Bridgehead Battle of Belgorod Battle of Berlin Battle of Brody (1941) Battle of Debrecen Battle of Halbe Battle of Kiev (1941) Battle of Königsberg Battle of Memel Battle of Moscow Battle of Narva (1944) Battle of Smolensk (1941)