For our battle the 4th Mechanised Corps under Gen AA Vlasov consisting of remnants of the 81st Mechanised Division and the final tanks of the 8th and 32nd Tank Divisions are up against Alfred Ritter von Hubicki commanding the 11th Panzer Granadiers, 102nd Panzer Artillery Regiment, the 50th Panzerjager Battalion and the 33rd Panzer Regiment.
|Overview of the Battlefield|
|Germans dug in in the town itself. 33rd Panzers on the right flank|
|Panzer Grenadiers in the Town supported by Artillery and |
|Russian Motorized Division enter on the left flank|
|Remnants of the 8th and 32nd Tank divisions|
|Germans reorganise their left flank|
|Dug in Artillery claims the first Russian tanks|
|Panzers on the flank|
|Hot work as the Germans bring increasing firepower into the battle|
|Germans starting to take casualties and they are outnumbered !|
|Russians deploy their last few T34's and use them to bolster their right flank|
|Russians in the woods|
|Critical stage of the battle, Russian T34's push the 33rd Panzer back !|
|Russian T34's are concentrating fire on the panzers and pushing them back|
ED: another good battle and a deserved win to the Russians. Luckily they have run out of KV1's now all that remains now is to close the pocket our final battle for the bridge at Pervomaysk.