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Towards the Don and beyond - 1942.
An der Front, Juli, August 1942. (At the front - 323 ID).
On July 29 of 1942, the reconnaissance informed about continuous reinforcements on the enemy side due north of Woronesh and due south of Jelez. In Woronesh an attack on the North sector with about 20 tanks was repulsed. To the south of Jelez a small attack was developing.
On July 30 of 1942, it were rejected several enemies the attacks coming from the east towards Woronesh. Information of the air reconnaissance reported around 25 tanks within one assembly area to the north of Woronesh. An attack on the old breakthrough point was repelled. They were recognized strong deployments of Russian troops due south of Jelez.
On July 31 of 1942, in Woronesh the enemy forces that managed to settle down in the western border of the Woronesh were rejected.
On August 01 of 1942, in the sector of Woronesh and more to the North, artillery fire of long range. The Russians continued gathering forces in the area.
Sources: Schlacht um Woronesch. 06. Juli 1942 bis 01. August 1942. http://www.neuhaus-nick.de/HP%20Opa/noname5.htm
Geschichte der Panzergrenadierdivision Grossdeutschland. An der Ostfront 1942-1944.
Die Aufklärer der 1. Kavallerie Division / 24. Pz Division.
Feldzug Dezember 1941 - Februar 1943 - Obojan und Woronesh. http://www.57id.de/index.php/
Die Deutsche Reichsbahn im Zweiten Weltkrieg. Janusz Piekalkiewicz.
Unser Regiment. RR 2 - PR 24. Gert Axel Weidemann.
Die 9. Panzer-Division. Bewaffnung – Einsätze – Männer 1938-1945. Carl H. Hermann.
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Serás lo que debas ser o no serás nada. General José de San Martín.