31th Cavalry Division, based on the area of ??the pot, has acted in the rear mordvesskoy grouping enemy disrupts the communication Venev, Kashira and provided the left flank grouping, clumping of the district Laptev Rudnevo. Laptev group of our troops from the border Shemetava, Melehovka 3 December launched an offensive, concentrating their efforts in the direction of the station Revyakino (where our train fought a battle with enemy tanks) and caused secondary attack on Rudnevo, Torhovo. 510 th Infantry Regiment to 10 hours 3 December took possession of the southern edge of Kryukovo. 740 th Infantry Regiment 217 th Infantry Division (without the 3rd Battalion) with a company of tanks to 10 hours mastered Gnezdinom and 14 hours was fighting for Kryukovo, encountering strong resistance to the enemy.