T-34/85 Zavod 183 Mod.44 (6545) 1:35 Italeri     The T-34 gave the German invaders something of a shock when they first encountered it during operation Barbarossa, their attempt at conquering the Soviet Union, and they were instrumental in reversing the tide through both their impressive performance and weight of numbers, due to their simple construction and the overwhelming industrial capability of the Russians.  Even when the Germans were knocking on the gates of Mosco