78th Infantry Division in WWII. The Battle of the Bulge, Battle of the Huertgen Forest, the Roer and Urft Dams, and crossing the Remagan Bridge where it captured numerous German strong points. ---out of print--
The 78th Division history from World War One and World War Two. The "Lightning Division" triumphs heralded from St. Mihiel, Bourgonne Forest, and the Meuse campaigns in WWI to the Siegfried Line, the Remagen Bridge, and into the Rhineland in WWII. Documents the history of the Division and each assigned unit with a narrative of combat action and superior photo reproduction. The 78th Division entered combat December 1944, participating in the Battle of the Bulge, the Battle of the Huertgen Forest, and attacked towards the Roer and Urft Dams. The Division fought to the Rhine and crossed at the Remagan Bridge where it captured numerous German strong points. 1,427 KIA, 6,103 WIA, 198 Died of Wounds in five months. Extra large "coffee table size" volume.