Oberst Heinz von Luckner 156th Panzergrandier. Regiment 116th Panzer Div, 1944.
Our Armor advanced into a small valley and took fire from the High Ridge forward. The leading Companie spread and returned fire. Numerous tanks were hit. ( M5A1} However. as they took our attention they hit our column in the flank at close range with a Tank Plt of M5A1's ( DIV Recon ? ) causing Ho vac and damage. Destroyed 8 Lt Tanks + 6 disabled out of Estimate 15 Tanks. 116th Panzer losses: 2 Stug's III Destroyed + 1 dis abled also a Marder III Disabled.