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The Petsamo-Kirkenes Operation

James F. Gebhardt

The Petsamo-Kirkenes Operation

Soviet breakthrough and pursuit in the Arctic, October 1944

by James F. Gebhardt

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Published by Combat Studies Institute, U.S. Army Command and General Staff College, For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in Fort Leavenworth, Kan, Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Norway -- Kirkenes Region,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, Soviet,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Arctic regions,
  • Soviet Union -- Armed Forces -- History -- World War, 1939-1945,
  • Germany -- Armed Forces -- History -- World War, 1939-1945,
  • Kirkenes Region (Norway) -- History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJames F. Gebhardt
    SeriesLeavenworth papers -- no. 17
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationxvi, 182 p.
    Number of Pages182
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15574271M

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      Later that month, the Soviets' own counterattack, the Petsamo-Kirkenes Operation, drove German forces back into Norway. Two appendices conclude the book. The first is an analysis of the ground campaign by the Norwegian general Sverre Diesen, with welcome attention to the military art employed by both sides. Here the Germans formed the Maritime Group “Nord.” As a result of the Soviet offensive of K. was liberated during the Petsamo-Kirkenes operation. In the monument in honor of the Soviet Army was set here. There is a Russian consulate in K.

    Operation Varsity. An Impeccable Spy: Richard Sorge. The P Thunderbolt and nd Fighter Group. The Battle for Hong Kong, The Battle of the Peaks and Long Stop Hill. Operation Swallow. Mercedes , Mercedes W, Mercedes Limousine For . The Lyngen Line was designed to create a defensive line at a pinch point in the tortured geography of Norway's north-south communications as far north as possible so that if there was a Soviet attack it could be held up while reinforcements were brought in from the large German force in southern Norway. The place chosen to do this was where the main roads - such as they were at that time.


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This is the talk page for discussing improvements to the Petsamo–Kirkenes Offensive article. The quick answer is that the name of a Soviet operation is usually based on the initial and final (strategic) objectives of the operation, and only rarely on staging area.

(). Home Combat Studies Institute (CSI) Petsamo-Kirkenes Operation: Soviet breakthrough and pursuit in the Arctic, October Reference URL Rate. Save to favorites. To link to this object, paste this link in email, IM or document To embed this object, paste this HTML in website. Petsamo-Kirkenes-Operation Die Petsamo-Kirkenes-Operation (russisch Петсамо-Киркенесская операция) war eine Winterschlacht während des Zweiten Weltkrieges im.

The Russian Liberation of Northern Norway. Shelby GT Barn Find and Appraisal That Buyer Uses To Pay Widow - Price Revealed - Duration: Jerry Heasley Recommended for you. The Petsamo-Kirkenes Operation has remained obscure partly because it was fought on the northern flank of the Soviet German front - away from major centers of population, industry, or government.

The German and Soviet generals who fought this battle are also not as well known to the American officer corps as the more famous and fashionable. Get this from a library. The Petsamo-Kirkenes Operation: Soviet breakthrough and pursuit in the Arctic, October [James F Gebhardt] -- In the fall ofs German troops of the XIX Mountain Corps were occupying a strongpoint line just 70 kilometers northwest of Murmansk, about miles north of the Arctic Circle.

Petsamo-Kirkenes Operation: Soviet breakthrough and pursuit in the Arctic, October xvi, p. (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Computer File, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: James F Gebhardt; Combat Studies Institute.

Petsamo–Kirkenes Offensive Conclusion Many of us know about the perils of the people who lived in the Second World War but only a few of us know about the courageous soldiers who fought Nazi Germany in the harsh climates in the North of Norway.

At least once in a lifetime a. When reading this article, it is recommended to have a general map of the area available to be able to distinguish the different locations and axis of advance from each other.

“Pechenga” is the Russian name for Petsamo, and one can sometimes find the operation described as “Petsamo – Kirkenes Operation”. The Petsamo-Kirkenes Operation: Soviet Breakthrough and Pursuit in the Arctic, October (Leavenworth Papers Number 17) by Gebhardt, James F COVID Update May 1, Biblio is open and shipping orders.

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17, The Petsamo-Kirkenes Operation: Soviet Breakthrough and Pursuit in the Arctic, Octoberrepresents a seminal contribution to a field of historical research that has not been thoroughly explored by our Army's doctrinal community. Media in category "Petsamo-Kirkenes Offensive" The following 9 files are in this category, out of 9 total.

Bundesarchiv Bild A, Lothar × ; KBLocation: Arctic, Norway, Finland. Industrial enterprises in Kirkenes include an ore-dressing plant and a shipyard. During World War II, the city was occupied by fascist German armies in ; it was liberated by the Red Army on Oct.

25,as part of the Petsamo-Kirkenes operation. A highly illustrated study of the Petsamo-Kirkenes campaign, which saw Soviet naval infantry deployed in abundance against the elite German Gebirgsjäger in the harsh conditions of the far north of the Eastern Front. This title examines the bitter conflict between two highly tactical armies as they battled across challenging terrain to gain control of strategically significant Northern : Bloomsbury USA.This listing is for the soft cover book titled The Petsama-Kirkenes Operation: Soviet Breakthrough and Pursuit in the Arctic, October by Major James F Gebhardt.

This is book #17 in the Leavenworth Papers series, published by the US Army Command and Seller Rating: % positive.Also includes the brand new mini campaigns: Battle for Moscow, Operation Cobra, Petsamo-Kirkenes Operation. WEAPONS AND WARFARE. This version with Weapons and Warfare with Blitzkrieg incorporates a huge list of features covering multiple units, terrain types, land and naval combat and a powerful editor with the ability to add.