Stalingrad in British History Exhbition

Anyone else living in London may be interested in this:-

Stalingrad in British History” exhibition opening

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The sword on the front of the picture was forged at the express command of King George VI to be presented to Stalin, it has the following text inscribed on it:- ГРАЖДАНАМ СТАЛИНГРАДА • КРЕПКИМ КАК СТАЛЬ • ОТ КОРОЛЯ ГЕОРГА VI • В ЗНАК ГЛУБОКОГО ВОСХИЩЕНИЯ БРИТАНСКОГО НАРОДА
TO THE STEEL-HEARTED CITIZENS OF STALINGRAD • THE GIFT OF KING GEORGE VI • IN TOKEN OF THE HOMAGE OF THE BRITISH PEOPLE

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