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by castro323
Fri Jan 27, 2017 5:49 pm
Forum: Commanders, Personalities & Award Holders
Topic: German commanders of XXXXVIII.PzK during Zhitomir-Brusilov counterattack in Nov.1943 ??
Replies: 3
Views: 180

Kampfgruppe Das Reich during Zhitomir-Brusilov counterattack in Nov.1943 ??

. Here is Kampfgruppe Das Reich Objective: North Brusilov on Nov.22. 2.SS-PzD ( SS-Standartenführer Heinz Lammerding), II.Abt / SS-PzRgt "DR" ( SS-Sturmbannführer Christian Tychsen) Pz.IV L/48, Pz.III L/60, s.Kp / SS-PzRgt "DR" ( SS-Hauptsturmführer Herbert Zimmermann) Pz.VI L/56, SS-PzGrRgt "D" ( S...
by castro323
Wed Jan 25, 2017 8:49 pm
Forum: Commanders, Personalities & Award Holders
Topic: German commanders of XXXXVIII.PzK during Zhitomir-Brusilov counterattack in Nov.1943 ??
Replies: 3
Views: 180

updated 1.Panzer Division during Zhitomir-Brusilov counterattack in Nov.1943

. Additional information for 1.Panzer Division highlighted in red Objective: Korostyshev on Nov.15 then North Brusilov on Nov.19. 1.PzD ( Generalleutnant Walter Krüger): PzRgt.1 ( Oberst Gustav Feller) I.Abt / PzRgt.1 ( Major Ernst Philipp) Pz.V L/70, II.Abt / PzRgt.1 ( Major Harry Düntsch) Pz.IV L/...
by castro323
Tue Jan 24, 2017 5:28 pm
Forum: Commanders, Personalities & Award Holders
Topic: German commanders of XXXXVIII.PzK during Zhitomir-Brusilov counterattack in Nov.1943 ??
Replies: 3
Views: 180

German commanders of XXXXVIII.PzK during Zhitomir-Brusilov counterattack in Nov.1943 ??

Hi, I was able to collect the German commanders (Panzer and Panzergrenadier units) that participated in the XXXXVIII Panzer Corps' counterattack at Zhitomir-Brusilov on November 1943. XXXXVIII.PzK ( General der Panzertruppen Hermann Balck) Objective: Brusilov on Nov.15. 1.SS-PzD ( SS-Oberführer Theo...
by castro323
Sun Aug 14, 2016 10:28 pm
Forum: Weapons and Equipment
Topic: Identify these Panther Ausf.A pictures??
Replies: 0
Views: 196

Identify these Panther Ausf.A pictures??

Hello, I am wondering if anyone can please identify these Panther Ausf.A pictures: http://www.worldwarphotos.info/gallery/germany/tanks-2-3/panther-tank/panther-tank-number-511-winter-camouflage-2/ How about this one: http://www.worldwarphotos.info/gallery/germany/tanks-2-3/panther-tank/panther-ausf...
by castro323
Tue Jan 05, 2016 2:23 pm
Forum: Weapons and Equipment
Topic: Did Marder II - Sd.Kfz.131 deployed for combat in 1942 ??
Replies: 0
Views: 380

Did Marder II - Sd.Kfz.131 deployed for combat in 1942 ??

Hi, Can anyone please provide information if any Marder II - Sd.Kfz.131 participated in Stalingrad late 1942. When was the Marder II baptism of fire. Production had started June 1942 and I am wondering if these machines were deployed for combat around that time. There's evidence in this website that...
by castro323
Thu Oct 08, 2015 8:05 am
Forum: Unit Histories, Feldpost Numbers & Orders of Battle
Topic: The whereabouts of StuG.Abt.210 in late 1942 ??
Replies: 1
Views: 591

The whereabouts of StuG.Abt.210 in late 1942 ??

Hi, Can anyone please provide the situation or what units did Sturmgeschütz-Abteilung 210 was attached in September 1942 to January 1943. According to the website Sturmgeschütz vor! (stugiii.com) Sturmgeschütz-Abteilung 210 unit history Sep 42 - XXXXIV Corps, 17th Army, Army Group A Oct 42 - XXXXIV ...
by castro323
Fri Sep 04, 2015 8:56 pm
Forum: The Allies in WWII
Topic: Kotel'nikovsky Operation - 12 December 1942 - 30 December 1942
Replies: 6
Views: 888

Re: Kotel'nikovsky Operation - 12 December 1942 - 30 December 1942

Information about the situation on 14 December. The third day of the German counter-attack. based on the book of Rounov & Zaytsev " Hot Snow Stalingrad " 14 December From the Soviet Information Bureau reports From morning reports: " South-west of Stalingrad our troops fought with the infantry and ta...
by castro323
Sun Aug 30, 2015 10:26 pm
Forum: The Allies in WWII
Topic: Kotel'nikovsky Operation - 12 December 1942 - 30 December 1942
Replies: 6
Views: 888

Re: Kotel'nikovsky Operation - 12 December 1942 - 30 December 1942

Information about the situation on 13 December. The second day of the German counter-attack. based on the book of Rounov & Zaytsev " Hot Snow Stalingrad " 13 December From the Soviet Information Bureau reports From morning reports: " South-west of Stalingrad the enemy was trying to counter our posit...
by castro323
Sat Aug 22, 2015 12:45 pm
Forum: The Allies in WWII
Topic: Kotel'nikovsky Operation - 12 December 1942 - 30 December 1942
Replies: 6
Views: 888

Re: Kotel'nikovsky Operation - 12 December 1942 - 30 December 1942

Information about the situation on 12 December and the first day of the German counter-attack. based on the book of Rounov & Zaytsev " Hot Snow Stalingrad " Defensive battles of Troops of the 51st Army 12 December From the Soviet Information Bureau reports the evening " South-west of Stalingrad the ...
by castro323
Sat Aug 15, 2015 4:14 pm
Forum: The Allies in WWII
Topic: Kotel'nikovsky Operation - 12 December 1942 - 30 December 1942
Replies: 6
Views: 888

Re: Kotel'nikovsky Operation - 12 December 1942 - 30 December 1942

Information about the 2nd Guards Mechanized Corps on 20 Dec. & 24 Dec. based on the book of Rounov & Zaytsev "Hot Snow Stalingrad" In accordance with decision Commander Army 2nd Guards Mechanized Corps was to advance after the 10-minute fire raid in conjunction with the 7th Tank and 13th Guards Rifl...
by castro323
Sat Aug 15, 2015 3:01 pm
Forum: The Allies in WWII
Topic: Kotel'nikovsky Operation - 12 December 1942 - 30 December 1942
Replies: 6
Views: 888

Re: Kotel'nikovsky Operation - 12 December 1942 - 30 December 1942

Information about the 7th Tank Corps on 18 Dec., 22 Dec., & 24 Dec. based on the book of Rounov & Zaytsev "Hot Snow Stalingrad" 18 December Corps had been ordered to withdraw from the battle in the Lower Chirskaya, Upper Chirskaya, where he acted as part of the 5th Shock Army to march into a new are...
by castro323
Wed Aug 05, 2015 5:04 am
Forum: The Allies in WWII
Topic: Kotel'nikovsky Operation - 12 December 1942 - 30 December 1942
Replies: 6
Views: 888

Re: Kotel'nikovsky Operation - 12 December 1942 - 30 December 1942

Hi, Further research at Russian sites and here's what I found. Still incomplete. ---------- Kotel'nikovsky Operation 12 December 1942 - 30 December 1942 tank strength 51st Army -- 13th Mechanized Corps ------ (13th Tank Brigade , 17, 61, 62 Mechanized Brigade) ------ 28 x T-34 , 21 x T-70 (12 Dec. 1...
by castro323
Sat Aug 01, 2015 4:26 am
Forum: The Allies in WWII
Topic: ?? on Russian units equipped with KV-1S
Replies: 2
Views: 1979

Re: ?? on Russian units equipped with KV-1S

Thank you von Salza for your time providing a detailed report of the allocations of the KV-1S. I have in my possession of the Soviet Order of Battle WWII vol.III Soviet Mechanized Corps & Guards Armored Units by Charles Sharp. If you ever need any info. I may help you unless if you have this book al...
by castro323
Sat Aug 01, 2015 4:09 am
Forum: The Allies in WWII
Topic: Kotel'nikovsky Operation - 12 December 1942 - 30 December 1942
Replies: 6
Views: 888

Kotel'nikovsky Operation - 12 December 1942 - 30 December 1942

Hi, Can anyone please provide any information regarding tank availability/quantity for the following Soviet units: 2nd Guards Mechanized Corps (2nd Guards Army) 7th Tank Corps (5th Shock Army) 254th Tank Brigade (51st Army) So far, what I have available is: 13th Tank Corps (51st Army) - 49 tanks: 28...
by castro323
Mon Dec 23, 2013 1:37 pm
Forum: Unit Histories, Feldpost Numbers & Orders of Battle
Topic: ?? on KStN 1183 le.Kol / Pz.Abt and ...
Replies: 0
Views: 1253

?? on KStN 1183 le.Kol / Pz.Abt and ...

Hi,

Can anyone provide me information of
KStN 1183 le.Kol / Pz.Abt. 01.10.38
KStN 1183(Sd) le.Kol / Pz.Abt.(Sd.Ausf.) 01.02.41
If possible, including officers & enlisted.

I checked other websites like
wwiidaybyday.com
sturmpanzer.com
but no information.

Thanks in advance and
happy holidays,
Apollo
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