Home 1st Infantry Division – Butgenbach – January-1945 Seeking to minimise civilian casualties, 1st U.S. Army Division troops evacuate inhabitants of Odeigne, Belgium, as they advance on the city in early January 1945

Seeking to minimise civilian casualties, 1st U.S. Army Division troops evacuate inhabitants of Odeigne, Belgium, as they advance on the city in early January 1945

The tide had turned in the battle when, in early January, a German prisoner helped Third U.S. Army Division troops transport a wounded German soldier
Casualties on both sides