What Blitzkrieg Looks Like<br />
Blitzkrieg:German for "lightning war“<br />Employed mobile forces <br />Emphasize speed and surprise <br />Prevent an enem...
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Notes and animated diagram showing concepts of Blitzkrieg. Used for our War and Peace class.

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What blitzkrieg looks like

  1. 1. What Blitzkrieg Looks Like<br />
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  3. 3. Blitzkrieg:German for "lightning war“<br />Employed mobile forces <br />Emphasize speed and surprise <br />Prevent an enemy from organizing a coherent defense. <br />Designed to outmaneuver the enemy rather than attacking him head on.<br />Uses concentrated tank forces supported by mobile infantry, artillery and close air support assets. <br />Used a decentralized command structure <br />Knock out an enemy's communications, supply, and morale<br />Move faster than your enemy can think.<br /> In combat, blitzkrieg forced slower defending forces into defensive pockets that were encircled and by the armored units then destroyed by following Germaninfantry.<br />
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  7. 7. supply<br />We must get away now!!<br />We have no ammo left!!<br />HQs<br />supply<br />
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