The city of Volgograd. The story of the Battle of Stalingrad, twice Hero of the Soviet Union, Marshal of the Soviet Union, former commander of the 62nd Army V.I. Chuikov (synchronously, behind the scenes). Newsreel: Stalingrad is on fire, in ruins; battles for the city. V.I. Chuikov at the headquarters of the army. German planes are flying; bombs are falling, earth and oil are burning. Attack of Soviet soldiers; Katyushas are shooting. Captured Germans are walking.