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The Battle of Odžak (Odzak) is called the last battle of WWII in Europe.
It was a battle "between Yugoslav Partisans and Independent Croatian forces".
Much info in article.
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I will post some pictures from the battle for Odžak, 1945.
The battle lasted one month and six days.
From April 19 to May 25, 1945.
The first picture - Petar Rajkovačić, commander of the Odzak defense, with an escort. He was killed in battle.
Second picture - Croatian Army in Odžak at one of the lineups, 1945.
Third picture - Operation of the Second Yugoslav Army on the Una River.
Fourth picture - Machine guns of the 4th Battalion of the 16th Muslim Brigade during the fight with the Ustashas at the position near Odžak, May 1945.
According to nationalinterest.org:
"The cost for both sides is in dispute. Some sources claim the Partisans lost around 1,200 fighters, while others contend that up to 10,000 were killed. Historians agree, however, that most of the Ustasha forces - approximately 1,500 men - perished. It wasn 't until 1971 that a Belgrade weekly, NIN, published an article on the battle, revealing a story that until that point had been known only to the Yugoslav authorities and the people who witnessed it first-hand. "
(https://nationalinterest.org/blog/buzz/ ... ell-125481)