SP MAP : Jassy 44

map : ariete
script : ariete and quintaxel
player : axis
AI opponent : ussr
year : 1944
map season : summer
map size : 15 x 15 Continue reading “SP MAP : Jassy 44”


soviet breakthrough (Traian line)

source : ‘the romanian army in 1944’ by Wayne Turner

Early on 21 august the 18th mountain division was finally overrun, forcing the supporting 1st armoured division Nestor detachment to withdraw on the fortified Traian line to the positions of the 101st mountain command. Continue reading “soviet breakthrough (Traian line)”

1st armoured division counterattack (Hoisesti)

source : ‘the romanian army in 1944’ by Wayne Turner

While the 18th mountain division tried to hold the 6th tank army, general Korne of the 1st armoured division organised his counterattack for 14.00 hours. Continue reading “1st armoured division counterattack (Hoisesti)”

the 1944 campaign : Iasi-Chisinau

source : ‘romanian army of world war II’ men at arms 246, Osprey publishing

The soviets were now within the romanian frontier and trhoughout the summer the romanian deployment grew, helping the retreating germans to stabilise the front in Bessarabia. Continue reading “the 1944 campaign : Iasi-Chisinau”