Failure of German offensive at Focşani

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Historical Context Note


The Germans preceded their attack with powerful use of artillery. However, on Russian command, the Romanian corps intervened. The 8th and 32nd Dorobanti Regiment Buzaus provided an effective counterattack to the German offensive.

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Citation:
Editors. "Failure of German offensive at Focşani". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
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