22) The classic example of a successful double envelopment
and ultimately, an encirclement, is Hannibal's victory over Roman legions at the Battle of Cannae in 216 BCE.
He cites General George Patton's 'single and double envelopment
principle of maneuver.
Pakistan Army incrementally advanced forward using double envelopment
The United States, he asserts, has established a permanent presence in the region and "in addition to the double envelopment
of both Iran and Pakistan, it has placed itself at the strategic crossroads once enviously sought after by the Soviets".
It would involve a gigantic double envelopment
designed to eliminate German combat power west of the Rhine.
To complete the destruction of the NKPA, a massive double envelopment
of the enemy was achieved by attacking from the south with I Corps and from drop zones in the north with the 187th Airborne Regimental Combat Team (ARCT).
From Wonsan, X Corps would attack northwest across the peninsula to seize Pyongyang, while the Eighth Army would attack north across the 38th parallel toward Pyongyang to create a double envelopment
At once the Africans completed their double envelopment
, by which the huge mass of Roman legionaries was completely surrounded by the Carthaginian army.
Using the blizzard as cover, A Company sent two platoons on a double envelopment
maneuver, while a third launched a frontal assault to fix the enemy attention.