The helmet was found near Stalingrad, in a place called Hardware Plant, located at the foot of the south side of Mamaev Kurgan. Now the plant is closed and a residential complex is being built on the site of the plant! The helmet was found during earthwork!
The helmet was found near Leningrad, according to the events of the fighting of January 1943, "Operation Spark" The size of the helmet 66 Operation Iskra (German: Zweite Ladoga-Schlacht - Second Battle of Lake Ladoga) is an operational operation of the Soviet troops during the Great Patriotic War, carried out from January 12 to 30, 1943. flotillas and long-range aviation. Read more about Operation Iskra - wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Iskra