The rules are in Polish. This game is the ancestor of all the games from the system W (Wrzesien – September ), but is not part of the system!. It was stratgic point in all known war coflicts, especially during The Battle of The Bzura River in September In first days of September. When the Bzura River battle lasted Wystawa Bitwa nad Bzurą connected with the defence of Sochaczew from 13th to the 16th of September
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You can find there:. There are also documents from fighting connected with the defence of Sochaczew from 13th to the 16th of September Polish offensive at the Bzura – Polish lost victory? There are mannikens of Resistnce fighters and their weapons, documents and photos of the fighting Warsaw. Trotz aller Schwierigkeiten der Versorgung greift der Pole immer wieder an.
The DI 26 would continue its withdrawal towards Sochaczew and later would be the vanguard when the retreat was resumed. Direct one through Kolo — Kutno — Lowicz — Sochaczew. A Polish breakout attack gained initial success but eventually faltered after a concentrated German counterattack. Nevertheless, next day General Kutrzeba renewed his proposal and this time it was received by General Stachiewicz-Waclawa who authorized it.
Kutrzeba made a serious mistake – he did not finish the once started job, despite the fact that he was yet making his way towards the end of it.
File:Battle of Bzura Polish infantry 18 – Wikimedia Commons
This page was last edited on 9 Novemberat The German offensive proved the folly of the border defense plan in the first days of the war. He could choose three courses of action. Therefore General Kutrzeba outlined his plan to General Bortnowski telling him about the answer he just received from Brest-Litowsk.
Date 9—19 September  He could not realize for the time being that one day no far away he must fight with a reverse front against 19399 elements already deployed before Warsaw. This led to the loss of momentum. It has been described as “the major Polish counterattack of the campaign”  and “the bloodiest and most bitter battle of the entire Polish campaign”.
Ta strona korzysta z ciasteczek “cookies”. General Bortnowski stated the operation could be a big one involving both armies or a minor one with local counterattacks only, in such a case his army would not be bzhra in its withdrawal to Warsaw.
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It was adopted as solution, the big attack, in spite of General Bortnowski thought it only would delay his retreat to Warsaw. And what about the enemy so far?: Cavalry Brigade “Wielkopolska” Great Poland. It was the last time that the Polish High Command can give orders to both bzurx.
Netze Infantry Brigade Gablenz. On the contrary, it actually offered us the chance of nzura a big victory, since strong enemy forces had now been committed to 11939 battle west of the Vistula, and this, if the right actions were taken on our own side, would end in their destruction. Eighth Army’s original task – the provision of deeply echeloned protection bzyra the entire Army Group operation on its northern flank – naturally still held good. Reichenau were pushing dangerously between Skiernewice and Sochaczew.
The 2nd battalion of the 18th Infantry Regiment, supported by the 2nd Squadron of the 26th Field Artillery Regiment from the Poznan Army were ordered to defend the town. Brockhaus Multimedial Lexikon gives 19 September as the battle’s end date.
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Bbzura knowing the enemy breakthrough around Tomaszow-Maz. Sochaczew Battle day by day: The campaign also showed the importance of taking initiative, proved that horse cavalry units were still an important factor on the battlefield, and proved the importance of air superiority as well as confirmed that simple numerical superiority did still matter. Finally far to the east some elements belonging to the 10 AOK under General v.
General Bortnowski and one Officer of the Ops Branch who accompanied him. Pomorze Army started its retreat without delay as follows: Tadeusz Kutrzeba, the bzrua of the Poznan Army wanted his army to have some movement space needed for any futher military operations. The Polish plan for defense against the German invasion, Plan Westcalled for gzura defense of the borders. World War II in Europe: Als wir abfuhren, waren bereits starke Feindangriffe im Gange. But unfortunately the situation had taken its course and if the attack was justified bzuda the Lodz Army was fighting along the line Lodz — Tomaszow, now with the before mentioned army in full retreat the operation was, strategically speaking a bad idea, hence General Bortnowski was right in his thoughts about local counterattacks carried out by the three infantry divisions of Poznan Army.
Zabecki 1 May The counteroffensive would take place at dawn on Sep 10 Unique movie showing German forces crossing Bzura river in Sochaczew in September It seemed that the Cavalry Brigade Pomerania had been swept.
Ich denke doch, dass heute bzjra morgen die grosse Schlacht um Lodz ihrem siegreichen Ende entgegengeht. Meanwhile Army Poznan was located along the line Skulsk bzra Kolo — Tured almost kms far away from the capital having two routes for reaching Warsaw: Posted by Mazowsze na dawnej fotografii on 10 listopada Both Generals ended the meeting with the following agreement; their staffs would meet immediately for a planning conference Poznan Army: And also it would be nice to present here some opinions of colonel Marian Porwit author of the book: He hesitated and doubted in strength of his forces in the most inappropriate moment – 199 determination was indispensable.
Later he successfully continued his attack for one day in conditions of the balance of power 10 IX and for two days in difficult conditions of enemy superiority over his forces 11 – 12 IXjust in in order to resign and stop his attack on 13 IX – despite the fact, that Polish counteroffensive was still progressing slower than at the beginning, but it was progressing.
Initially underestimating the Polish advance, the Germans decided on 11 September to redirect the main force of the German 10th Armythe German 4th Armythe reserves of the Army Group Southand aircraft from 4th Air Fleet towards the Bzura.
To encircle and destroy the Polish forces, the Germans used most of their 10th Army, including two armoured, one motorized, and bzuda light divisions, equipped with some tanks altogether. Attack – Sep 10