Operation "Travnik" (1942-12-16)
- Published: 19 January 2011 19 January 2011
- Last Updated: 07 April 2012 07 April 2012
Dates: 16 – 23 December 1942. (1)
Objective: To destroy a group of 500 Partisans concentrated 6 kilometers NNO of Travnik in West Bosnia.
Enemy Forces: Undetermined.
Grenadier-Rgt. 750/718. Infanterie-Div.
Artillerie-Abt. 668 (elements)
2d Co./15th Infantry Rgt.
IX and XI Artillery Groups (elements)
Conduct of Operations and Results: The comparatively small anti-Partisan operation was a complete failure with the Partisans getting away before they could be engaged. The combined German-Croatian force had no losses and the Partisans had just 2 killed and 1 wounded.
1. NARA WashDC: RG 242 (T-315 roll 2270).
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