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Battle of Voronezh (1943)
Part of World War II
DateJanuary 15–25, 1943
LocationVoronezh, Soviet Union
Result Soviet victory
Belligerents
 Nazi Germany
 Kingdom of Hungary (1920–46)
 Soviet Union
Commanders and leaders
unknown unknown
Strength
327.900 men, 960 tanks 987.000 men, 2.100 tanks
Casualties and losses
78.000 dead, wounded, missing, about 140.000 taken POW about 15.000 overall


The 1943 battle of Voronezh (often credited in Russian as the liberation of Voronezh (освобождение Воронежа)) was a Soviet counter-offensive on recapturing the city of Voronezh during the Ostrogozhsk-Rossoshansk and Voronezh-Kastornensk operations on the Eastern Front of World War II. The Nazis had captured the city in a 1942 battle.

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