PATTON & HIS THIRD ARMY. Softcover edition of the 1946 OFFICIAL detailed military history study. Follow Patton's Third Army operations and day-to-day movements as it roared through France, Luxembourg, and Germany.
PATTON & HIS THIRD ARMY by General Brenton G. Wallace, with a new introduction by noted miltary historian Martin Blumenson clarifying errors in the original text.
Dwight Eisenhower once said of General George Patton, "He was one of those men born to be a soldier . . . whose gallantry and dramatic personality inspired all he commanded to deeds of great valor."
First published in 1946
In this account of Patton and his Third Army, Wallace places Patton within the context of the army's operations and day-to-day movements as it roared through France, Luxembourg, and Germany. Includes all Infantry and Armored Divisions assigned to the Third Army.
Wallace, Patton's former assistant chief of staff, draws his facts from stenographic records of daily staff meetings, and provides insights and details unavailable to other historians. 256 pages; photos; maps; tables and charts.