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Topic: belgium invasion

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M-4 Sherman Tanks Lined up in a Snow Covered Field, near St. Vith, Belgium

M-4 Sherman Tanks Lined up in a Snow Covered Field, near St. Vith, Bel...

Original caption: Lined up in a snow-covered field, near St. Vith, Belgium are the M-4 Sherman tanks of the10th Tank Bn. Color Photographs of Signal Corps Activity

Photograph of American Troops in Wiltz, Belgium

Photograph of American Troops in Wiltz, Belgium

Original caption: "We cleaned out Wiltz Jan. 22nd, just a little more than a month after the Krauts started their counter-offensive. They told us that with Wiltz and St. Vith out of the way, we had punched the... more

Wreckage in St. Vith, Belgium

Wreckage in St. Vith, Belgium

Original caption: Here is a portion of the wreckage in St. Vith, Belgium, after units of the 7th Armored Division, took the town. Color Photographs of Signal Corps Activity

Photograph taken from a Captured German Film Shows German Infantrymen Knocked-Out and Burning American Vehicles

Photograph taken from a Captured German Film Shows German Infantrymen ...

Original caption: This photograph, taken from a captured Nazi film, was made when the Nazis had the world by the tail and were rolling full speed ahead in the early phase of their Belgium-Luxembourg breakthroug... more

Yanks Trudge through Snow from Humpange, Belgium to St. Vith

Yanks Trudge through Snow from Humpange, Belgium to St. Vith

Original caption: Tanks trudge through snow from Humpange, Belgium to St. Vith. Soldiers are with Co. Co. 23rd Armored Bn., of the 7th Armored Division. Color Photographs of Signal Corps Activity

American Armor Fans Out Near Gelin, Belgium to Blast at Trapped German Infantry
Photograph of Major General Norman Cota Greeting General George C. Marshall

Photograph of Major General Norman Cota Greeting General George C. Mar...

Original caption: Maj. Gen. Norman D. Cota greets General George C. Marshall, U.S. Chief of Staff, on Gen. Marshall's arrival at a headquarters in Belgium, 10/22/44. 28th Division, Elsenborn, Belgium Photograph... more

Photograph of Infantrymen in Bastogne, Belgium

Photograph of Infantrymen in Bastogne, Belgium

Original caption: Bastogne, Belgium-Weary infantrymen of the 110th Regt., 28th Div., US 1st Army following the German breakthrough in that area. The enemy overran their battalion. (L-R) Pvt. Adam H. Davis and... more

Photograph of American Soldiers from the 28th Division Band and Quartermaster Company Who Stayed and Fought Germans in Wilts, Belgium

Photograph of American Soldiers from the 28th Division Band and Quarte...

Original caption: These American soldiers from the 28th Division Band and Quartermaster Company, stayed and fought Germans in Wilts, Belgium, until their ammunition was exhausted. Shown at Bastogne, Belgium. 12... more

Photograph of Men of the 82nd Airborne Division

Photograph of Men of the 82nd Airborne Division

Original caption: Men of the 82nd Airborne Division move up a road through heavy fog, somewhere in Belgium. (2nd Bn., 325th Glider Reg't.) 12/20/44. Near Werbormont, Belgium. Photographs of America... more

Photograph of an Infantryman Going Out on a One-Man Sortie

Photograph of an Infantryman Going Out on a One-Man Sortie

Original caption: Infantryman goes out on a one-man sortie, covered by a buddy in the background. 82nd Airborne Div., Belgium. Dec. 24, 1944 Photographs of American Military Activities

Photograph of Members of the 101st Airborne Division as they Walk Past Dead Comrades

Photograph of Members of the 101st Airborne Division as they Walk Past...

Original caption: Members of the 101st Airborne Division walk past dead comrades, killed during the Christmas Eve bombing of Bastogne, Belgium, the town in which this division was besieged for ten days. This p... more

Photograph of Bomb Damage in Bastogne, Belgium

Photograph of Bomb Damage in Bastogne, Belgium

Original caption: Bomb damage, the result of a German ten-day siege of the 101st Airborne Division in Bastogne, Belgium. 12/26/44. Photographs of American Military Activities

Photograph of an American Ambulance Waiting outside of a Bombed Building in Bastogne, Belgium

Photograph of an American Ambulance Waiting outside of a Bombed Buildi...

Original caption: American ambulance waits outside of a bombed building in Bastogne, Belgium, while a searcher looks for persons injured during the ten-day defense by 101st Airborne Div. 12/26/[44] ... more

Photograph of Private First Class Margerum Walking through a Forest in Belgium

Photograph of Private First Class Margerum Walking through a Forest in...

Original caption: Pfc. Margerum, Philadelphia Pa., walks the road through a peaceful forest in Belgium, as he returns from the front lines. Bastogne area, 12/27/44 Photographs of American Military Activities

Photograph of American Troops Pausing for a Rest

Photograph of American Troops Pausing for a Rest

Original caption: En route to front lines, beyond Malmedy, Belgium, American Infantrymen pause to rest. Left to right, Sgt. Lyle Greene, Rochester Minnesota, S/Sgt. Joseph DeMott, Greenwood, Ind., and Pfc. Fre... more

Photograph of Members of the 101st Airborne Division as they Move out of Bastogne, Belgium

Photograph of Members of the 101st Airborne Division as they Move out ...

Original caption: Members of the 101st Airborne Division move out of Bastogne, Belgium, to drive the Germans who have besieged them for ten days, out of a neighboring town. This photo was taken while Bastogne ... more

Photographs of Third Army Infantrymen Moving Cautiously through the Streets of Moircy, Belgium

Photographs of Third Army Infantrymen Moving Cautiously through the St...

Original caption: On the lookout for German snipers, a squad of Third Army Infantrymen move cautiously through the streets of Moircy, Belgium. 12/31/44. Co. C, 1st Bn., 345 Reg't., 87th Inf. Div. Photograph... more

Photograph of American Infantrymen Entering the Town of St. Hubert, Belgium

Photograph of American Infantrymen Entering the Town of St. Hubert, Be...

Original caption: St. Hubert, Belgium-American infantryman of the 87th Div. enter the town of St. Hubert right after the Germans fled the town. 1945. Photographs of American Military Activities

Photograph of American Infantrymen Taking Their Positions

Photograph of American Infantrymen Taking Their Positions

Original caption: American Infantrymen take positions on the front, just past Amonines, Belgium. This snow makes the fighting very rough in this area. 1/4/45. 335th Regt., 84th Division Photographs of Ameri... more

Photographs of American Infantrymen Near Amonines, Belgium

Photographs of American Infantrymen Near Amonines, Belgium

Original caption: American infantrymen of the 29th Regt., 75th Inf. Div. fight in a fresh snowfall near Amonines, Belgium. Jan. 4, 1945 Photographs of American Military Activities

Photograph of Infantrymen in Beffe, Belgium

Photograph of Infantrymen in Beffe, Belgium

Infantrymen move along a road through Beffe, Belgium, which was hit by Nazi mortars. The jeep at right was hit by shell. Belgium. 1/5/45. 290th Regt. 75th Div. Photographs of American Military Activities

Photograph of American Soldiers of the 84th Division in Belgium

Photograph of American Soldiers of the 84th Division in Belgium

Original caption: American soldiers of the 84th Division are shown moving up to new positions through the snow covered countryside in Belgium. Co I, 333rd Infantry Regiment. 1/5/45. Near Dites Forge A La Ple... more

Photograph of a Patrol on the Outskirts of Beffe, Belgium

Photograph of a Patrol on the Outskirts of Beffe, Belgium

Original caption: A patrol, growing when Lt. Thomas of a Cavalry reconnaissance squadron started across the snow with rifle grenades, attacks German snipers discovered on the outskirts of the newly captured tow... more

Photograph of Tanks of the 4th Armored Division

Photograph of Tanks of the 4th Armored Division

Original caption: Tanks of the 4th Armd. Div., ready for action in the front lines. 8 January 1945. Bastogne, Belgium. Photographs of American Military Activities

Gun Crew of the Black Widow

Gun Crew of the Black Widow

Original caption: Gun crew of the ‘Black Widow’, 90 mm anti aircraft gun dug in outside Bastogne, Belgium, about to fire at enemy plane sighted in area. Battery B 217th Bn (Radar) Bastogne. Anti Aircraft

Photograph of Tanks of the 4th Armored Division

Photograph of Tanks of the 4th Armored Division

Original caption: Tanks of the 42nd Armd. Bn., move into attack. 16 January 1945. Mabompre, Belgium. Photographs of American Military Activities

Photograph of a Burning Home Near Lmore, Belgium

Photograph of a Burning Home Near Lmore, Belgium

Original caption: This burning home near Lmore, Belgium, drew a heavy barrage of enemy shellfire which wounded a Signal Corps photographer. 1/16/45. Photographs of American Military Activities

Photographs of Members of the 30th Infantry Division Near Pont, Belgium

Photographs of Members of the 30th Infantry Division Near Pont, Belgiu...

Original caption: Members of the 30th Infantry Division crawl prone while crossing open terrain near Pont, Belgium. (Co. E, 2nd Bn.) 1/17/45 Photographs of American Military Activities

Photograph of Generals of the 101st Airborne Division Reviewing Troops of the 101st Division in Bastogne, Belgium

Photograph of Generals of the 101st Airborne Division Reviewing Troops...

Original caption: Generals of the 101st Airborne Division review the 101st Div. in the town of Bastogne, Belgium. They are in front of "The Bastion of the Battered Bastards of the 101st." 1/18/45. Bastogne, ... more

Photograph of Damage Done in Houffalize, Belgium

Photograph of Damage Done in Houffalize, Belgium

Original caption: A view of the damage done in Houffalize, Belgium, by shelling. The town was retaken from the Germans by the 2nd Armored Division. FUSA, 1/18/45 Photographs of American Military Activities

Photograph of an American Jeep Entering the Town of Houffalize, Belgium

Photograph of an American Jeep Entering the Town of Houffalize, Belgiu...

Original caption: An American jeep enters the shell-torn town of Houffalize, Belgium, by the main road. The town was retaken from the Germans by the 2nd Armored Division. 1/18/45 Photographs of American Mili... more

Photograph of American Infantrymen Near Iveldingen, Belgium

Photograph of American Infantrymen Near Iveldingen, Belgium

Original caption: American Infantrymen trudge through the snow as they march along the edge of a woods near Iveldingen, Belgium, in the drive to recapture St. Vith. (Hq. Co., 2nd Bn., FUSA) 1/20/45. 517th A/B... more

Photograph of American Infantrymen of an Armored Division in Born, Belgium

Photograph of American Infantrymen of an Armored Division in Born, Bel...

Original caption: American infantrymen of an armored division march up a road southeast of Born, Belgium. Note the height of the snow bank on either side of the road. 1/22/45. Co. C, 23rd Armd. Inf, bn., 7th... more

Photograph of Infantrymen of Company E, 2nd Battalion, 30th Division

Photograph of Infantrymen of Company E, 2nd Battalion, 30th Division

Original caption: Infantrymen of Company "E", 2nd Battalion, 30th Division, at the outskirts of Sart-Lez-St. Bith, (Rodt), Belgium, during their advance on St. Vith. 1/23/45. Photographs of American Militar... more

American Soldiers Man a Dug-In Mortar Emplacement near St. Vith, Belgium

American Soldiers Man a Dug-In Mortar Emplacement near St. Vith, Belgi...

Original caption: American soldiers man a dug-in mortar emplacement near St. Vith, Belgium. Left to right: Pvt. R. W. Fierdo, Wyahogn Falls, Ohio, S/Sgt. Adam J. Celinca, Windsor, Conn., and T/Sgt. W. O. Thom... more

Photograph of American Soldiers of the 75th Division

Photograph of American Soldiers of the 75th Division

Original caption: American soldiers of the 75th Division march along the snow-covered road on the way to cut off the St. Vith-Houffalize road in Belgium. 1/24/45. Photographs of American Military Activities

Snowsuited Soldiers Walk through the Snow Covered Streets of St. Vith, Belgium

Snowsuited Soldiers Walk through the Snow Covered Streets of St. Vith,...

Original caption: Snowsuited soldiers walk through the snow-covered streets of St. Vith, Belgium. These men are with the Co.C, 48th Bn, 7th Armored Div. Color Photographs of Signal Corps Activity

Photograph of American Troops Dragging a Heavily Loaded Ammunition Sled as the Move from an Attack on Herresbach, Belgium

Photograph of American Troops Dragging a Heavily Loaded Ammunition Sle...

Original caption: American troops drag a heavily loaded ammunition sled through the snow, as they move from an attack on Herresbach, Belgium. 1/28/45. 1st Bn., Co. C., 325th Glider Reg't., 82nd A/B Div. P... more

Photograph of Troops of the 82nd Airborne Division as the Move along a Highway in Belgium

Photograph of Troops of the 82nd Airborne Division as the Move along a...

Original caption: Troops of the 82nd Airborne Division move along a highway in Belgium. (Co. H.) 1/28/45. 504th Para. Reg't., enroute to Herresbach, Belgium. Photographs of American Military Activities

Photograph of Troops of the 82nd Airborne Division

Photograph of Troops of the 82nd Airborne Division

Original caption: Troops of the 82nd Airborne Division go by way of a fire-break in the woods, as they move forward in Belgium. 1/28/45. 504th Reg't., moving up to [Herresbach]. Photographs of American Milita... more