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Battle of Prokhorovka

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The Red Front - Battle of Prokhorovka

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War Thunder - Heroes of Prokhorovka

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The Battle of Prokhorovka.

The Battle of Prokhorovka was fought on 12 July 1943 near Prokhorovka, 87 kilometres (54 mi) southeast of Kursk in the Soviet Union, during the Second World War. Taking place on the Eastern Front, the engagement was part of the wider Battle of Kursk, and occurred when the 5th Guards Tank Army of the Soviet Red Army attacked the II SS-Panzer Corps of the German Wehrmacht in one of the largest tank battles in military history.
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  • Background 

  • Planning 

  • Opposing forces 

  • Battle 

  • Following the main engagement 

  • Casualties and losses 

  • Outcome 

  • Misconceptions and disputations