DescriptionDID 1/6 SCALE WWII RUSSIAN HAT #2 FROM VASILY ZAYTSEV BOX, RUSSIAN SNIPER, BATTLE OF STALINGRAD FROM PRODUCT NUMBER R80139A ITEM IS IN EXCELLENT CONDITION NOTES1: THIS ITEM CAME OUT OF A NEW BOXED FIGURE, IT HASN’T BEEN HANDLED EXCEPT BY ME WHEN I TOOK IT OUT OF THE BOX. NOTES2: ITEMS INCLUDED: RUSSIAN HAT. NOTES3: THERE ARE NOT ANY ACTION FIGURES IN THIS ITEM. DISCLAIMER: OUR PRODUCTS ARE FOR ADULTS ONLY, NOT CHILDREN. OUR PRODUCTS ARE FOR HISTORIC EDUCATION PURPOSES ONLY, AND ARE NOT INTENDED TO GLORIFY, NOR EXPLOIT THE HORRORS AND ATROCITIES OF WAR. More on Vasily Grigoryevich Zaytsev, WWII Russian Sniper:
Vasily Grigoryevich Zaytsev (23 March 1915 – 15 December 1991) was a Soviet Sniper and a Hero of the Soviet Union during WWII. Prior to 10 November 1942, he killed 32 Axis soldiers with a standard-issue rifle. Between 10 November 1942 and 17 December 1942, during the Battle of Stalingrad, he killed 225 enemy soldiers, including 11 snipers.A feature-length film, Enemy at the Gates (2001), starring Jude Law as Zaytsev, was based on part of William Craig’s non-fiction book Enemy at the Gates: The Battle for Stalingrad (1973), which includes a “snipers’ duel” between Zaytsev and a Wehrmacht sniper school director, Major Erwin Konig.