Operation "Grün" (1943-07-26)
- Published: 23 January 2011 23 January 2011
- Last Updated: 07 April 2012 07 April 2012
Dates: 26 – 27 July 1943. (1)
Objective: To destroy Partisans concentrated in the Kravarsko – Gornji Dragonožec area in the mountains approximately 35 kilometers south of Zagreb between the Zagreb – Sisak railway line and the Kupa River.
Enemy Forces: Undetermined.
Reserve-Inf.Rgt. 130/187. Reserve-Div.
Panzerzug 209 (Armored Train 209)
II and III Bn./V Mountain Brigade
II Bn./2d Infantry Rgt.
XXX Ustasha Bn.
Conduct of Operations and Results: No contact was made with the enemy and the operation was quickly terminated. After gathering better intelligence on the location and movement of enemy forces, the operation was reinstated as “Grün II” and commenced on 5 August.
1. NARA WashDC: RG 242 (T-315 roll 1554/1207-11).
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