October 1, 1942 Croatian 369th Reinforced Inf…

October 1, 1942

Croatian 369th Reinforced Infantry Regiment, standing for review by Ante Pavelic, who came visiting his troops fighting at Stalingrad. Its 5,000-6,300 men were attached to German 100th Jaeger Division and committed for the second major assault in October. It was eventually caught in the encirclement following the Soviet November offensive, and surrendered at the end of the fighting in the city. [Source: Stalingrad Battle Data] #history #ww2
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