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Battle Of Poznań (1945) - The Capture of Poznań
... Arrayed against the citadel was the 29th Guards Rifle Corps, with the 27th Guards Rifle Division on the north, the 82nd Guards Rifle Division on the southwest, and the 74th Guards Rifle Division on the southeast ... The final Soviet assault on the citadel started on 18 February ...
Alexander Rodimtsev
... for his role in the Battle of Stalingrad, where he brilliantly commanded the 13th Guards Rifle Division which earned him his second order of Hero of the Soviet Union ... The division was charged to hold the Germans between Mamaev Kurgan and Tsaritsa Gorge, which his outnumbered and outgunned force successfully did ... of Stalingrad, Rodimtsev commanded the 32nd Guards Rifle Corps, which included the 13th Guards Rifle Division, the 66th Guards Rifle Division, and the 6th Guards ...
List Of Infantry Divisions Of The Soviet Union 1917–1957 - Guards Rifle Divisions - 121 - 129 Guards Rifle Division
... 121st Guards Rifle Division (ex 342nd Rifle Division Sep 1943). 122nd Guards Red Banner Rifle Division (ex 249th Rifle Division 1945). 123rd Guards Rifle Division (from 8th Guards Abn Division) 124th Guards Rifle Division (from 1st Guards Abn Division, November 1945) 125th Guards Rifle Division (from 3rd Guards Abn Division ...
Rifle, Colorado - Popular Culture
... completed the Valley Curtain project at Rifle Gap, a few miles north of the town of Rifle ... of the film Vanishing Point was filmed in Rifle ... Rifle Mountain Park, located 12 miles north of Rifle, is maintained by the City of Rifle ...
List Of Infantry Divisions Of The Soviet Union 1917–1957 - Rifle Divisions List - 341 - 350 Divisions
... 341st Rifle Division—established at Stalingrad 12.41, wiped out at Izyum 5.42. 342nd Rifle Division—established at Saratov 11.41, fought near Orel and Bolkhov, became 121st Guards Rifle Division September 1943 ... On 22 November 1944 the 342nd Rifle Division (2nd formation) of 2nd Red Banner Army of the Far-Eastern Front was formed in the environs of Blagoveshchenk ...

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