OKW propaganda report announcing victory in Battle of Kharkov, 5/1942
Victorious end to battle. Under the overall command of von Bock the armies of von Kleist and von Paulus turned a defensive action into an overwhelming victory. General Dragalina's Romanian Army Corps, as well as Hungarian, Italian and Slovak contingents, fought side by side with German troops. The Luftwaffe, under Ho_uhe and Flugbein, offered support, chasing enemy opposition out of the skies. Enemy losses; prisoners; captured materiel.