Tank Battle at Studzianki

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FORBIN Yves
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Re: Tank Battle at Studzianki

Post by FORBIN Yves » 12 May 2019 10:20

Ok but for 2 questions useless to create a topic but maybe have we one about Lublin–Brest Offensive or for the 2 Polish Armies ?

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Re: Tank Battle at Studzianki

Post by BartekPL » 12 May 2019 10:53

FORBIN Yves wrote:
12 May 2019 10:20
Ok but for 2 questions useless to create a topic but maybe have we one about Lublin–Brest Offensive or for the 2 Polish Armies ?
From what I know, it is not useless to submit a new topic if you have any question/s.


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Re: Tank Battle at Studzianki

Post by BartekPL » 22 Jun 2019 08:52

This publication is mentioning the numbers of tanks and SPGs of Fallschirm-Panzer-Division 1 "Hermann Göring" and in a few cases 19. Panzer-Divison as below:
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Fallschirm-Panzer-Division 1 "Hermann Göring":

4th August, 6 PM

57 Pz Kpfw IVs - 46 serviceable,

24 Jagdpanzer IVs - 20 serviceable,

Probably 4 Marders,

Mentioned losses:

2 Pz Kpfw IVs destroyed, 1 Pz Kpfw IV damaged, 4 Wespes damaged,

5th August, around 7 PM

3 Hummels and 3 Wespes subordinated to 17. ID,

56 Pz Kpfw IVs - 43 serviceable,

24 Jagdpanzer IVs - 13 serviceable,

4 Marders - 2 serviceable,

7th August, evening

Panzer-Grenadier-Lehr-Bataillon "Krampnitz'' - 3 Marders,

8th August, evening

55 Pz Kpfw IVs - 23 serviceable, 28 in short-term repair, 4 in long-term repair,

24 Jagdpanzer IVs - 16 serviceable, 7 in short-term repair, 1 in long-term repair,

4 Marders - 3 serviceable, 1 in repair,

Panzer-Grenadier-Lehr-Bataillon "Krampnitz'' - 3 Marders serviceable,

9th August

51 Pz Kpfw IVs, 10 serviceable, 37 in short-term repair, 4 in long-term repair,

22 Jagdpanzer IVs, 9 serviceable, 10 in short-term repair, 3 in long-term repair,

4 Marders, 3 in short-term repair,

The division lost on this day 4 Pz Kpfw IVs and 2 Jagdpanzer IVs

Panzer-Grenadier-Lehr-Bataillon "Krampnitz'' - 3 serviceable Marders,

Polish unit claimed on this day destroying 2 Pz Kpfw IVs, 1 Tiger, 2 APCs, 2 field guns and eliminating around 170 soldiers,

10th August

51 Pz Kpfw IVs, 11 serviceable, 36 in short-term repair, 4 in long-term repair,

22 Jagdpanzer IVs, 10 serviceable, 9 in short-term repair, 3 in long-term repair,

Panzer-Grenadier-Lehr-Bataillon "Krampnitz'' - 3 serviceable Marders,

11th August

The division lost one Pz Kpfw IV and one Jagdpanzer IV,

Panzer-Grenadier-Lehr-Bataillon "Krampnitz'' - lost 2 Marders, 3rd one heavily damaged,

12th August

50 Pz Kpfw IVs, 17 serviceable, 25 in short-term repair, 8 in long-term repair,

20 Jagdpanzer IVs, 9 serviceable, 8 in short-term repair, 3 in long-term repair,

4 Marders in short-term repair,

The division lost one Pz Kpfw IV and one Jagdpanzer IV,

Panzer-Grenadier-Lehr-Bataillon "Krampnitz'' - 1 Marder in long-term repair,

13th August

49 Pz Kpfw IVs, 20 serviceable, 19 in short-term repair, 10 in long-term repair,

20 Jagdpanzer IVs, 12 serviceable,

4 Marders in short-term repair,

The division lost one Pz Kpfw IV,

14th August

HG 47 Pz Kpfw IVs, 22 serviceable,

20 Jagdpanzer IVs, 13 serviceable,

7 Marders, 2 serviceable (the division received 3 new Marders on this day)

The division lost 1 Pz Kpfw IV

Panzer-Grenadier-Lehr-Bataillon "Krampnitz'' - 1 Marder in long-term repair,

15th August

46 Pz Kpfw IVs, 23 serviceable, 13 in short-term repair, 10 in long-term repair,

20 Jagdpanzer IVs, 14 serviceable, 3 in short-term repair, 3 in long-term repair,

7 Marders, 3 in short-term repair, 4 in long-term repair,

One Pz Kpfw IV lost, but reported as lost on 13th August(?),

Panzer-Grenadier-Lehr-Bataillon "Krampnitz'' - 1 Marder in long-term repair,

During fights for Magnuszew bridgehead, lost 11 Pz Kpfw IVs, 4 Jagdpanzer IVs, Panzer-Grenadier-Lehr-Bataillon "Krampnitz'' lost 2 Marders,

19. Panzer-Divison:

7th August - losses - 6 tanks, including PzBefWg V SdKfz 267, other tanks seemingly were Pz Kpfw Vs,

8th August

I./Panzer-Regiment 27.

56 Pz Kpfw Vs - 14 serviceable,

9th August

Kampfgruppe Bayer:

2 serviceable Panthers,

11 serviceable Pz Kpfw IVs

Losses: 1 Pz Kpfw IV,

12th August

Kampfgruppe Bayer:

2 serviceable Pz Kpfw IVs

Sturmgeschütz-Abteilung 1260

12th August

9 StuG 40s serviceable, 1 StuG 40 in short-term repair,

13th August

9 StuG 40s serviceable, 1 StuG 40 in short-term repair,

14th August

10 StuG 40s serviceable,

15th August

10 StuG 40s serviceable,


If the information about 19. Panzer-Divison's losses on 7th August include 6 written-off Panthers, then it is fair to reduce claim of the Polish 1st Armored Brigade to maximally 3 destroyed Panthers, as logically it couldn't destroy up to 5 Panthers.
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Bartłomiej
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