"To the HQ Chief of the Bryansk Front
#01092, September 27th, 1943
I report that:
- There were no Tiger or Panther tanks among captured enemy tanks, nor were there Ferdinand SPGs.
- Out of 20 captured tanks and 3 SPGs, none are combat capable, a part have burned up, others need repairs.
HQ Chief, 11th Army, Major-General Korneev
11th Army HQ Operations Department Chief, Lieutenant-Colonel Lototskiy"