SAINT VITH and the BATTLE OF THE BULGE. The Birth and Death of the U.S. 106th Infantry Division, the near destruction of the 14th Cavalry, and the valiant efforts of 7th Armored Division.
One of the BATTLEGROUND EUROPE WWII series. This is the history of the untested 106th Infantry "Golden Lions" Division from training in the USA to its destruction at St. Vith by a seasoned and numerically superior enemy. Includes operations of the 7th Armored Division and 14th Cavalry in the Saint Vith vicinity. The events and personalities (American & German) are covered in detail, backed up with dozens of photographs, numerous maps and drawings, and a guide to touring the battlefield sites as they are today. 160 pages