Wacht am Rhein

On 18 December 1944, very early in the morning, the American “14th Cavalry Group” had gotten in an ambush of the German Kampfgruppe Hansen on the road between Poteau and Recht. This are photographs taken after the action along the wreckage on the road.

Wacht am Rhein: Battle of the Bulge in Images

The Battle of the Bulge (16 December 1944 – 25 January 1945), also known as Unternehmen: Wacht am Rhein, was a major German offensive campaign launched through the densely forested Ardennes region of Wallonia in Belgium, France, and Luxembourg on the Western Front toward the end of World War II in Europe. The surprise attack caught the Allied …

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WWII veterans commemorated the 70th anniversary of the end of the Battle of the Bulge with a wreath laying ceremony at New York's WWII Memorial on Sunday, January 25.

Veterans of the Battle of the Bulge Keep the Spirit of ’45 Alive

Veterans of the Battle of the Bulge Keep the Spirit of ’45 Alive with 70th Anniversary Commemorative Wreath Laying in New York’s Battery Park The sound of “Taps” echoed across New York Harbor today as a group of World War II veterans and their families attended a wreath laying ceremony commemorating the 70th anniversary of …

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