Panzer Group

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Rudolf Sieckenius - World War II - Russia - Invasion
... The 16th Panzer Division crossed the River Bug immediately behind the 11th Panzer Division in the area of Sokal (in Poland in 1941, now in Ukraine), as part of the First Panzer Group (von Kleist) in von Rundstedt ... The First Panzer Group drove its armoured spearhead of 600 tanks right through the Soviet 6th Army with the objective of capturing Brody ... five Soviet mechanized corps with over 1,000 tanks mounted a counter-attack on the First Panzer Group ...
Attack On Panzer Group West's Headquarters At La Caine
... The Attack on Panzer Group West's headquarters at La Caine in Normandy was a successful airstrike by the RAF's Second Tactical Air Force ... The attack resulted in the wounding of the Panzer group commander General Leo Geyr von Schweppenburg, the breakdown of German communications and the ...
Soviet–German War - Conduct of Operations - Operation Barbarossa: Summer 1941
0315 on 22 June 1941, ninety-nine of 190 German divisions, including fourteen panzer divisions and ten motorized, deployed against the Soviet Union ... For a month the offensive conducted on three axes was completely unstoppable as the panzer forces encircled hundreds of thousands of Soviet troops in ... Army Group North's objective was Leningrad via the Baltic States ...
Battle Of Białystok–Minsk - The Operation
... In the north, 3rd Panzer Group attacked, cutting the 11th Army from Western Front, and crossed the Neman River ... The 2nd Panzer Group crossed the Bug River and by 23 June had penetrated 60 km into Soviet territory ... The Panzer Groups' objectives were to meet east of Minsk and prevent any Red Army withdrawal from the encirclement ...
Baltic Operation - Execution
... surprise attack by the German Wehrmacht's Army Group North which consisted of the 18th, 16th Field Armies and the 4th Panzer Group, and elements of the 3rd Panzer Group, supported ... to contain the attacks of the German 16th Army and the 4th Panzer Group ... to the south, and succeeded in delaying the Army Group North sufficiently to allow preparation for the defence of Leningrad ...

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