Our units were forced onto the defensive. Posleperegruppirovki and powerful artillery preparation, the enemy repeatedly threw in an attack a large force of infantry, supported by tanks 40-50. But artillerymen and tankers kept off German tanks for a short distance and shot their concerted volleys. Last minute and lined with enemy fighting machines have designated the front line ... For the left flank of our divisions, where they were supposed to act of the 15th Mechanized Corps Major General II Karpezo, was quiet. There is no indication from General RN Morgunov, who was to coordinate the actions of the 6th and 15th mechanized corps, we still have not received.