Brusilov Offensive

Russian commander General Aleksei Brusilov launches a full scale attack against Austrian and German forces in the Ukraine on June 4, 1916. The Russians pushed the enemy forces back. Over the next weeks both sides added reinforcements but Field Marshal Paul von Hindenburg was able to capitalize on superior railroads and the offensive stalled and ended in late September.

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Russia
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Start Date: 
Saturday, June 4, 2016
Start Year: 
1916
End Date: 
Tuesday, September 20, 2016
End Year: 
1916
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