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Tank corps (Soviet Union)

Index Tank corps (Soviet Union)

A tank corps (танковый корпус) was a Soviet armoured formation used during World War II. [1]

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Andrei Grigoryevich Kravchenko

Andrey Grigoryevich Kravchenko (Андре́й Григо́рьевич Кра́вченко; 30 November 1899 – 18 October 1963) was a tank army commander in the Soviet Army during the Great Patriotic War, twice Hero of the Soviet Union and recipient of several other awards.

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Anti-tank warfare

Anti-tank warfare arose as a result of the need to develop technology and tactics to destroy tanks during World War I. Since the first tanks were developed by the Triple Entente in 1916 but not operated in battle until 1917, the first anti-tank weapons were developed by the German Empire.

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Armoured corps

An armoured corps (also mechanized corps or tank corps) is a military unit specialized to engage in armoured warfare.

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Aviation regiment (Soviet Union)

An Aviation Regiment (авиационный полк).

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Battle of Debrecen order of battle

This order of battle lists the German, Hungarian, Romanian, and Soviet forces involved in the Battle of Debrecen in October 1944.

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Battle of Kursk order of battle

The Battle of Kursk order of battle is a list of the significant units that fought in the Battle of Kursk between July and August 1943.

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Battle of Smolensk (1943)

The second Battle of Smolensk (7 August–2 October 1943) was a Soviet strategic offensive operation conducted by the Red Army as part of the Summer-Autumn Campaign of 1943.

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Cavalry corps (Soviet Union)

The cavalry corps (кавалерийский корпус) of the Workers and Peasant Red Army was a type of military formation that existed from the early days of the Russian Civil War until 1947 when the Red Army was renamed as the Soviet Army and all cavalry corps were disbanded.

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Deep operation

Deep operation (glubokaya operatsiya), also known as Soviet Deep Battle, was a military theory developed by the Soviet Union for its armed forces during the 1920s and 1930s.

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Formations of the Soviet Army

Formations are those military organisations which are formed from different speciality Arms and Services troop units to create a balanced, combined combat force.

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Hryhoriy Nosko

Hryhoriy Nosko (Ukrainian: Григорій Михайлович Носко, Russian: Григорий Михайлович Носко; 16 December 1910 in Ivanivka, Slavo-Serbia, Yekaterinoslav Governorate, Russian Empire — 20 January 1980 in Kiliya, Odessa Oblast, Soviet Ukraine) was a Soviet footballer who represented FC Dzerzhynets Voroshylovgrad as a midfielder and became a champion of Soviet Ukraine in 1938.

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Icebreaker (Suvorov)

Icebreaker: Who Started the Second World War?, by Viktor Suvorov (Russian title: Ledokol, Ледокол) is a book which leads a reader to believe that Stalin used Nazi Germany as an "icebreaker" to start a war in Europe which would allow for the Soviet Union to come in, clean up, and take control of all of Europe.

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Kirovograd Offensive

The Kirovograd Offensive was an offensive by the Red Army's 2nd Ukrainian Front against the German 8th Army in the area of Kirovograd in central Ukraine between 5 and 16 January 1944.

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Korean War

The Korean War (in South Korean, "Korean War"; in North Korean, "Fatherland: Liberation War"; 25 June 1950 – 27 July 1953) was a war between North Korea (with the support of China and the Soviet Union) and South Korea (with the principal support of the United States).

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Korsun–Cherkassy Pocket order of battle

This order of battle lists the Soviet and German forces involved in the Battle of the Korsun–Cherkassy Pocket in January–February 1944.

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Leonid Khabarov

Leonid Khabarov (p; born May 8, 1947) is a former Soviet military officer whose battalion was the first Soviet Army unit to cross the border into the Democratic Republic of Afghanistan on December 25, 1979, serving as the de facto beginning of the decade-long Soviet war in Afghanistan.

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List of Heroes of the Soviet Union (Al-Az)

The Hero of the Soviet Union was the highest distinction of the Soviet Union.

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List of Heroes of the Soviet Union (K)

The Hero of the Soviet Union was the highest distinction of the Soviet Union.

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List of Heroes of the Soviet Union (M)

The title Hero of the Soviet Union was the highest distinction of the Soviet Union.

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List of Soviet armies

An army, besides the generalized meanings of ‘a country's armed forces’ or its ‘land forces’, is a type of formation in militaries of various countries, including the Soviet Union.

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Mechanised corps (Soviet Union)

A mechanised corps was a Soviet armoured formation used prior to the beginning of World War II.

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Raid on Tatsinskaya

The Raid on Tatsinskaya was a Soviet armoured raid deep into the German rear conducted by 24th Tank Corps under the command of Major General Vasily Mikhaylovich Badanov in late December 1942, during the last phases of the Battle of Stalingrad (Operation Little Saturn).

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Red Army

The Workers' and Peasants' Red Army (Рабоче-крестьянская Красная армия (РККА), Raboche-krest'yanskaya Krasnaya armiya (RKKA), frequently shortened in Russian to Красная aрмия (КА), Krasnaya armiya (KA), in English: Red Army, also in critical literature and folklore of that epoch – Red Horde, Army of Work) was the army and the air force of the Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic, and, after 1922, the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics.

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Rifle corps (Soviet Union)

A rifle corps (translit) was a Soviet corps-level military formation during the mid-twentieth century.

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Semyon Budyonny

Semyon Mikhailovich Budyonny (a; – October 26, 1973) was a Russian cavalryman, a military commander during the Russian Civil War and World War II, and a close political ally of Soviet leader Joseph Stalin.

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Sergei Shtemenko

Sergei Matveevich Shtemenko (Сергей Матвеевич Штеменко; – 23 April 1976) was a Soviet general who served as the Chief of the Soviet Armed Forces' General Staff from 1948 to 1952.

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Soviet Army

The Soviet Army (SA; Советская Армия, Sovetskaya Armiya) is the name given to the main land-based branch of the Soviet Armed Forces between February 1946 and December 1991, when it was replaced with the Russian Ground Forces, although it was not taken fully out of service until 25 December 1993.

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Stepan Shutov

Stepan Fyodorovich Shutov (Russian: Степан Фёдорович Шутов; 30 January 1902 – 17 April 1963) was a Red Army Colonel and double Hero of the Soviet Union.

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Tank corps (Soviet Union)

A tank corps (танковый корпус) was a Soviet armoured formation used during World War II.

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The Russian Campaign

The Russian Campaign is an award winning strategic board wargame set in the Eastern Front during World War II, during the period 1941-45.

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Vienna Offensive

The Vienna Offensive was launched by the Soviet 2nd and 3rd Ukrainian Fronts in order to capture Vienna, Austria during World War II.

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Vladimir Popovkin

Vladimir Aleksandrovich Popovkin (Владимир Александрович Поповкин; 25 September 1957 – 18 June 2014) was the General Director of the Russian Federal Space Agency and former First Deputy Defense Minister of Russia.

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10th Tank Corps

The 10th Tank Corps was a Soviet tank corps of the Red Army, formed twice.

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11th Guards Berlin-Carpathian Mechanized Brigade

The 11th Guards Mechanized Brigade is a unit of the Armed Forces of Belarus based in Slonim.

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11th Tank Division (Soviet Union)

The 11th Tank Division was a Soviet tank division initially formed in 1940 at Tiraspol and destroyed in 1941; it was then formed as a tank corps in May 1942.

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12th Guards Tank Division

The 12th Guards Uman Orders of Lenin Red Banner and Suvorov Tank Division was a tank division of the Soviet Ground Forces.

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15th Tank Corps

The 15th Tank Corps was a tank corps of the Soviet Union's Red Army.

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1st Armoured Corps (Poland)

The 1st Armoured Corps (1 Korpus Pancerny) was an armoured formation of the Polish People's Army during 1944 - 1945.

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1st Guards Tank Division

The 1st Guards Tank Division was a tank division of the Soviet Army from 1945 to 1947, stationed in Neuruppin.

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29th Tank Corps

The 29th Tank Corps was a tank corps of the Soviet Union's Red Army.

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2nd Guards Tank Corps

The 2nd Tatsinskaya Guards Tank Corps was a Red Army tank corps that saw service during World War II on the Eastern Front.

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337th Rifle Division (Soviet Union)

The 337th Rifle Division was first formed in August 1941, as a standard Red Army rifle division, at Astrakhan.

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34th Tank Division (Soviet Union)

The 34th Tank Division was a formation of the Red Army and Soviet Ground Forces that was formed twice.

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5th Guards Tank Division

The 5th Guards Tank Division was an armored division of the Soviet Ground Forces and Russian Ground Forces, active from 1945 to 2009, in two different formations.

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6th Guards Tank Army

The 6th Guards Order of Red Banner Tank Army was a tank army of the Soviet Union's Red Army, first formed in January 1944Glantz (Companion), p. 66.

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6th Guards Tank Brigade

There were two formations known as the 6th Guards Tank Brigade which served during World War II.

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88th Infantry Division (Wehrmacht)

The 88th Infantry Division (88.) was a major fighting formation of the German Army (Wehrmacht).

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9th Tank Division (Soviet Union)

The 9th Tank Division was the designation of two separate formations of the Soviet Army.

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Redirects here:

5th Guards Tank Corps, Soviet Tank Corps, Tank Corps (Soviet), Tank corps (Soviet).

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tank_corps_(Soviet_Union)

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