Hungarian 30th Tank regiment actual strength 1942

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Hungarian 30th Tank regiment actual strength 1942

Post by Kelvin » 25 Mar 2018 08:00

Hello, everyone , I am looking for the actual strength of 30th Tank regiment of Hungarian 1st Armoured field division in the summer of 1942 or day prior to Stalingrad offensive, anyone can help on that ? Thank

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Re: Hungarian 30th Tank regiment actual strength 1942

Post by Leo Niehorster » 25 Mar 2018 08:46

The 30th Tank Regiment of the 1st Armored Field Division had the following combat ready armed fighting vehicle strength on 12.01.1943:
  41 × Pz38(t)
  16 × Pz-IV [8×Pz-IV(F1) and 8×Pz-IV(F2)]
    9 × Toldi light tanks

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Kart RH2 Ost [German Army daily situation maps of the East Front]
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Re: Hungarian 30th Tank regiment actual strength 1942

Post by Kelvin » 26 Mar 2018 04:56

Hello, Leo, thank so much for your help on that. It is not bad if that division 's remnant still had 66 AFV Ready for action after heavy fighting in Stalingrad. At the peak of his strength, how many tank or AFV did that division possessed, over 150 ? Thank

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Re: Hungarian 30th Tank regiment actual strength 1942

Post by Leo Niehorster » 26 Mar 2018 08:10

Hi Kevin,

When the 1st Armored Field Division arrived on the East Front in July 1942, it had the following AFV:
  108×Pz38(t), Ausf. G [thereof 38 as command tanks]
    22×Pz-IV, Ausf. F1
    17×Toldi (light tank) [thereof 4 as ambulances]
    19×Nimrod (AA/AT)
    14×Csaba (armored cars)

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Re: Hungarian 30th Tank regiment actual strength 1942

Post by Kelvin » 27 Mar 2018 05:46

Leo Niehorster wrote:Hi Kevin,

When the 1st Armored Field Division arrived on the East Front in July 1942, it had the following AFV:
  108×Pz38(t), Ausf. G [thereof 38 as command tanks]
    22×Pz-IV, Ausf. F1
    17×Toldi (light tank) [thereof 4 as ambulances]
    19×Nimrod (AA/AT)
    14×Csaba (armored cars)

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Hello, Leo, thank so much for your detailed information, very helpful. :D

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Re: Hungarian 30th Tank regiment actual strength 1942

Post by Leo Niehorster » 28 Mar 2018 09:17

Kelvin,
Please forgive me for misspelled your name. :oops:

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