Yes,my mistake ... There was 1st Cavalry Division and 20th Infantry Div ...johnny bi wrote:
Romanian 20th Cavalry Division was caught in the encirclement at Stalingrad together with an other Romanian inf division) .
There was no 20th Cavalry Division in the Romanian army. At Stalingrad were caught in the encirclement the 20th Infantry Division and the 1st Cavalry.
I have a question regarding 1st Cavalry Division : it is true that the commanding staff of this division escaped the encirclement by flying with
Second ... I saw in a book a picture with some Romanian Cavalry soldiers engaging with sabres in the air ... The picture is put within the chapter regarding the eliberation of Bucovina , Northern side of Moldavia , in July 1941 . I do not know the action when the picture was shot . It may be just a kind of propaganda picture ... the picture is taken from the front , right side of the charging cavalry troops...
Unfortunatelly I do not have a scanner to post the picture ... Maybe Victor has it ...
Victor wrote :
Maybe you should remaind here the performance of the Detachment Radu Korne.But, by far the most important Romanian cavalry units were the motorized ones.