Cherkassy Pocket

From WarWiki
Jump to: navigation, search
Cherkassy Pocket
Part of World War II
Date
Location Cherkassy Pocket
Result Some Axis Forces Escape.
Combatants
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg Soviet Union Flag of Germany 1933.svg Germany
Commanders
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg Rodion Malinovsky (3rd Ukranian Front)
  • Flag of the Soviet Union.svg Fyodor Tolbukhin (4th Ukranian Front)
  • Flag of the Soviet Union.svg Colonel General Nikolai Vatutin (1st Ujranian Front)
  • Flag of the Soviet Union.svg Colonel General Ivan Konev (2nd Ukranian Front)
  • Flag of the Soviet Union.svg Colonel General Pavel Rotmistrov (5th Guards Tank Army)
  • Flag of the Soviet Union.svg Major General A.I. Ryzhov (4th Guards Army)
  • Flag of the Soviet Union.svg Colonel General A.G. Kravchenko (6th Tank Army)
  • Flag of the Soviet Union.svg Colonel General K.A. Koroteev (52nd Army)
  • Flag of the Soviet Union.svg General S.I. Bogdanov (2nd Tank Army)
  • Flag of the Soviet Union.svg Marshal Georgi Zhukov (Outer Ring of the Pocket, or Kessel)
Flag of Germany 1933.svg Erich von Manstein (Army Group South)
  • Flag of Germany 1933.svg Colonel General Karl Hollidt (6th Army)
  • Flag of Germany 1933.svg General Erhard Raus (4th Panzer Army)
  • Flag of Germany 1933.svg General Otto Wöhler (8th Army)
  • Flag of Germany 1933.svg General Hans Hube (1st Panzer Army)
  • Flag of Germany 1933.svg General Hermann Breith (III Panzer Corps)
  • Flag of Germany 1933.svg General Fritz Bayerlein
  • Flag of Germany 1933.svg General Nikolaus von Vormann (XLVI)
  • Flag of Germany 1933.svg General Theobald Lieb (XLII Army Corps)
  • Flag of Germany 1933.svg General Wilhelm Stemmermann (XI Army Corps)
  • Flag of Germany 1933.svg General Herbert Otto (5th SS Panzer Division "Wiking")