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; more about the 1 GD but this time in 1942 towards the Caucasus.................
With the II. /GAR 79 towards the Caucasus - Summer of 1942.
From May 17 till May 28 of 1942 - Counter-offensive and encirclement due south of Jarkov.
On May 17 of 1942. The spirit had been encouraged and again we were advancing; we had left back our winters’ positions towards the departure's line for the attack. The good communications constituted an essential factor.
The Signal troops operating the radio transmitter equipment 02 (tornister funkgerät 02) standard at regiment, battalion and company level.
At 04:00 hours the attack began; Bachmutowo was the immediate goal of it. A storm of projectiles of all the calibers fell on the Russian positions and the assault on the objective was happily launched.
Bilderserie. Mit der II./ GAR 79 im Feldzug gegen Russland. Maj. Baron v. Le Fort, Ow Kelle, Ogefr Wengert +, Ogefr Schweizer, Ogefr Heil. Hagridmerlino.
German Mountain Troops in WW II. Roland Kaltenegger.http://www.lexikon-der-wehrmacht.de/Gli
Cheers. Raúl M
Serás lo que debas ser o no serás nada. General José de San Martín.