10th Armoured Cavalry Brigade (10. Brygada Kawalerii Pancernej)

Brigade information
Brigade troops

Brigade information

Due to not entirely finnished organization, the Brigade in fact consisted only of the 1st tank battalion and one motorized dragoons battalion. During 5-day fighting it fought at Champaubert and Montmirail, on 16 June 1940 it carried out a succesful assault on Montbard. Apart from it, the elements of the 2nd tank battalion were used in a support of the French troops. Later partially evacuated to Scotland.

France 1940 in WWII

Commanding General (CG)
00.00.0000-00.00.0000 Gen. S. Maczek

Sources & links: Short summary of Polish armed forces 1940-45
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