Military The Battles of Erich von Manstein

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A list of all important battles fought by Erich von Manstein. This battles list includes any Erich von Manstein battles, conflicts, campaigns, wars, skirmishes or military engagements of any kind. This list displays the battles Erich von Manstein fought in alphabetically, but the battles/military engagements contain information such as where the battle was fought and who else was involved. Operation Barbarossa and Battle of Stalingrad are only the beginning of the items on this list.

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Battle of Belgorod is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Battles of Erich von Manstein
Battle of Belgorod Belgorod, Russia - The Belgorod-Bogodukhov Offensive Operation was a combat operation executed as part of Operation Polkovodets Rumyantsev by the Red Army against the Wehrmacht forces. It was one of the operations ...more

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Battle of Kiev is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Battles of Erich von Manstein
Battle of Kiev Kiev, Ukraine - The Second Battle of Kiev describes three strategic operations by the Soviet Red Army, and one operational counterattack by the Wehrmacht which took place in the wake of the failed German ...more

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Battle of Kursk is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Battles of Erich von Manstein
Battle of Kursk Kursk, Russia - The Battle of Kursk was a World War II engagement between German and Soviet forces on the Eastern Front near Kursk in the Soviet Union during July and August 1943. The German offensive was ...more

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Siege of Odessa is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Battles of Erich von Manstein
Siege of Odessa Odessa, Ukraine - The Siege of Odessa was part of the Eastern Front area of operations in 1941. It was primarily conducted by the Romanian 4th Army and elements of the German 11th Army. Due to the heavy ...more

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Battle of Stalingrad is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Battles of Erich von Manstein
Battle of Stalingrad Volgograd, Russia - The Battle of Stalingrad was a major battle of World War II in which Nazi Germany and its allies fought the Soviet Union for control of the city of Stalingrad in Southern Russia, on the eastern ...more

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Belgorod-Khar'kov Offensive Op... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Battles of Erich von Manstein
Belgorod-Khar'kov Offensive Operation Kharkiv, Soviet Union - The Belgorod-Khar'kov Offensive Operation or Fourth Battle of Kharkov was an operation conducted as part of Operation Polkovodets Rumyantsev between the Red Army with 1,144,000 soldiers and the ...more

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Defense of the Adzhimushkay qu... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Battles of Erich von Manstein
Defense of the Adzhimushkay quarry Autonomous Republic of Crimea - The Defense of the Adzhimushkay Quarry was a guerrilla campaign on the Eastern Front in World War II fought between May and October 1942 in the Adzhimushkay suburb of Kerch during the Nazi ...more

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Dnieper–Carpathian Offensive is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Battles of Erich von Manstein
Dnieper–Carpathian Offensive Right-bank Ukraine, Ukraine - The Dnieper–Carpathian Offensive, also known in Soviet historical sources as the liberation of right-bank Ukraine, fought from 24 December 1943 – 14 April 1944, was a strategic offensive ...more

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Eastern Front is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Battles of Erich von Manstein
Eastern Front Europe - The Eastern Front of World War II was a theatre of conflict between the European Axis powers and co-belligerent Finland against the Soviet Union, Poland and other allies, which encompassed ...more

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Kamenets-Podolsky Pocket is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Battles of Erich von Manstein
Kamenets-Podolsky Pocket Ternopil, Ukraine - The Battle of the Kamenets-Podolsky Pocket was a Soviet effort to surround and destroy the Wehrmacht's 1st Panzer Army of Army Group South. The envelopment occurred in March, 1944 on the Eastern ...more

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Battle of the Korsun–Cherkassy... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Battles of Erich von Manstein
Battle of the Korsun–Cherkassy Pocket Cherkasy, Ukraine - The Korsun–Shevchenkovsky Offensive led to the Battle of the Korsun–Cherkasy Pocket which took place from 24 January to 16 February 1944. The offensive was part of the Dnieper–Carpathian ...more

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Lower Dnieper Offensive is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Battles of Erich von Manstein
Lower Dnieper Offensive Dnieper River - The Battle of the Dnieper took place in 1943 on the Eastern Front of the World War II. It was one of the largest operations in the World War II, involving almost 4,000,000 troops on both sides ...more

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Mirgorod direction offensive is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Battles of Erich von Manstein
Mirgorod direction offensive Okhtyrka, Ukraine - The Mirgorod direction offensive was an operation conducted as part of Operation Polkovodets Rumyantsev between the Red Army and Wehrmacht forces. It was one of the operations that followed the ...more

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Operation Barbarossa is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Battles of Erich von Manstein
Operation Barbarossa European Russia - Operation Barbarossa was the code name for Nazi Germany's invasion of the Soviet Union during World War II, commencing on 22 June 1941. Over the course of the operation, about four million ...more

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Case Blue is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Battles of Erich von Manstein
Case Blue Soviet Union - Case Blue, later renamed Operation Braunschweig, was the German Armed Forces' name for its plan for the 1942 strategic summer offensive in southern Russia between 28 June and 24 November 1942. ...more

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Operation Nordlicht is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Battles of Erich von Manstein
Operation Nordlicht Lake Ladoga, Russia - Operation Nordlicht was devised by the German high command, the Oberkommando des Heeres after a year-long battle for Leningrad when Adolf Hitler ordered a final assault on the besieged city. The ...more

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Operation Winter Storm is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Battles of Erich von Manstein
Operation Winter Storm Volgograd, Russia - Operation Winter Storm was a German offensive in World War II in which the German 4th Panzer Army unsuccessfully attempted to break the Soviet encirclement of the German 6th Army during the ...more

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Siege of Sevastopol is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Battles of Erich von Manstein
Siege of Sevastopol Autonomous Republic of Crimea - The Siege of Sevastopol took place on the Eastern Front of the Second World War. The campaign was fought by the Axis powers of Germany, Romania, and Italy against the Soviet Union for control of ...more

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Sinyavino Offensive is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Battles of Erich von Manstein
Sinyavino Offensive Saint Petersburg, Russia - The Sinyavino Offensive was an operation planned by the Soviet Union with the aim of breaking the German blockade and establish a reliable supply line to Leningrad which was under siege for ...more

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Third Battle of Kharkov is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Battles of Erich von Manstein
Third Battle of Kharkov Kharkiv, Soviet Union - The Third Battle of Kharkov was a series of battles on the Eastern Front of World War II, undertaken by the German Army Group South against the Red Army, around the city of Kharkov between 19 ...more

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Uman–Botoşani Offensive is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Battles of Erich von Manstein
Uman–Botoşani Offensive Kirovohrad, Ukraine - The Uman–Botoşani Offensive or Uman-Botoshany Offensive was a part of the Dnieper–Carpathian Offensive, carried out by the Red Army in western Ukrainian SSR against the German Army Group South. ...more