Help support TMP


"Downfall: Slow Decimation Of The German Army: Battle " Topic


6 Posts

All members in good standing are free to post here. Opinions expressed here are solely those of the posters, and have not been cleared with nor are they endorsed by The Miniatures Page.

For more information, see the TMP FAQ.


Back to the WWII Discussion Message Board



547 hits since 14 May 2018
©1994-2018 Bill Armintrout
Comments or corrections?

Tango0114 May 2018 9:27 p.m. PST

…. Of KORSUN-CHERKASSY

"1944. The slow decimation of the German Army gained momentum. Battle of Korsun. Or Battle of Korsun-Cherkassy Pocket. Most westerners have not heard of it unless they are history aficionados. The Battle was huge. It could have turned into another Stalingrad. Two thirds of the Wehrmacht trapped in the pocket managed to escape. The rest were killed or captured. Two corps ceased to exist. It was war at its most brutal. Two armies. Equally tough and ruthless. But the Wehrmacht was on the run. In decline…."

picture


Main page
link

Amicalement
Armand

Legion 415 May 2018 6:19 a.m. PST

Wow ! They do look cut off and surrounded ! huh? I was only a CPT, but even I can see … That is probably not a good thing … frown

Tango0115 May 2018 10:41 a.m. PST

(smile)

Amicalement
Armand

ScottS15 May 2018 2:26 p.m. PST

Hey, I was only a sergeant – but I can tell you that if the other color arrows get between you and your house, there are problems.

zaevor2000 Inactive Member15 May 2018 4:38 p.m. PST

Still have my mint copy of Korsun Pocket…

Tango0117 May 2018 10:56 a.m. PST

Me too…

Amicalement
Armand

Sorry - only verified members can post on the forums.