Once our missions to clear roads at Cherbourg were completed on the 27th and 28th of June 1944, we were sent back to Saint-Joseph and Fresville to rest after the
On D-Day the Allied troops knew exactly where the German defenses were, which divisions were deployed, what size gun battery they were to affront on the coastline and
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Frederick C. Murphy was born in Boston, Massachusetts, on July 27, 1918, and lived in nearby Quincy.
The most important role of Operation Wacht am Rhein falls on the shoulders of the 6th Panzer Army under the orders of Sepp Dietrich, SS-Oberst-Gruppenführer
Premise to Operation Wacht am Rhein
At 0530 hours on December 16th, 1944 the final counterattack of the German army took place in the Ardennes forest.
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 unfortunate situation with whatever
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