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1.SS-PD (LSSAH) – War Crimes (MEMO)

1.SS-Panzer-Division (LSSAH) War Crimes (Memorandum) Compiled by Doc Snafu I have worked several months to research, find and compile this huge archive then publish it in a way that it becomes readable without too much trouble. The relevant sources are so...

Führerbegleitbrigade (Remer) BOB – (12-44/01-45)

Document Source: This document is transcribed from the copies in the collection of the US Military History Institute, Carlisle Barrack, Pennsylvania, #D739 F6713 #B-592 & #D739 F6713 #B-838. These two separate documents are really Part I and Part II...

106-ID (1/422) Schlausenbach (12-1944)

Document Source Operations of the 1st Battalion, 422nd Infantry Regiment, 106th Infantry Division (Golden Lion) Vicinity of Schlausenbach, Germany, December 10-19 1944 Personal Experience of a battalion Executive Officer, Maj William P. Moon Jr Introduction During the period September 1944 to December 1944, many...

7-AD – St Vith – December 1944

Introduction This is the narrative of one phase of the greatest pitched battle on the Western Front in World War II. The battle at Saint Vith (Dec 17-23, 1944) is an excellent example of how American troops held their ground...

644-TDB – (AAR) – December 1944

Report about the employment of 4 Tank Destroyer Battalions in the ETO. Officers Advanced Course, Armored School. 644th Tank Destroyer Battalion (Self Propelled), By Maj William F. Jackson, Maj John E. Wales III, Maj Marshall B. Garth, Maj John A....

1-ID – Butgenbach – 01-1945

On Jan 1, 1945, the enemy was on an operational see-saw, his original plans of an unchecked drive to the Meuse River had been blocked to the west and his desperate efforts to enlarge his salient to the north...

3-A & 1-A Junction – January 1945

The German Winter Offensive, often called the Battle of the Bulge, which started on Dec 16 1944 at 0530, was terminated on Jan 16 1945 when the US 1-A and the US 3-A met at Houffalize, Belgium. This is...

589-FAB (Parker Crossroads) 12/44

The tactical situation may require a rigid defense of a fixed position. Such a defense, if voluntarily adopted, requires the highest degree of tactical skill and leadership. In the forested hills of eastern Belgium, stands the tiny hamlet of...

2-ID (1/9) Krinkelt-Rocherath – (12/44)

Operations of the 1st Battalion, 9th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division, Indian Head, in an Hasty Defense against a German Panzer Force Attack in the north of Krinkelt-Rocherath, December 17, to December 18, 1944, during the Battle of the...

99-ID (G-395) Schleiden – 12/44

The early days of Dec 1944 witnessed major changes in the disposition of the units of the US V Corps to permit the support of, and to make possible offensive action in the sector of the Roer River Dams...