On D-Day the Allied troops knew exactly where the German defenses were, which divisions were deployed, what size gun battery they were
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Frederick C. Murphy was born in Boston, Massachusetts, on July 27, 1918, and lived in nearby Quincy.
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Premise to Operation Wacht am Rhein
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At 0530 hours on December 16th, 1944 the final counterattack of the German army took place in the Ardennes forest.
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During the Second World War, prisoners of war had to find ways to pass the time, their main concern was to get their minds off their
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