Accession Number:

ADA165980

Title:

Soviet Deception Operations in World War II

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

ARMY CENTER OF MILITARY HISTORY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1985-08-30

Pagination or Media Count:

22.0

Abstract:

Analysis of Soviet deception operations during World War II with emphasis on Operation URANUS in November 1942 and Operation BAGRATION in June 1944. Discussion of the planning process, technical means employed, and the degree of success in preventing the Germans from discerning the main Soviet effort in time to take countermeasures. Based on published sources, including recent Soviet accounts of deception.

Subject Categories:

  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE