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By Steven J. Zaloga,Howard Gerrard,Peter Dennis

The Ardennes offensive in December 1944, recognized to historical past because the "Battle of the Bulge”, used to be the decisive crusade of the battle in North-West Europe. whilst the assault within the north through sixth Panzer military failed, Hitler switched the point of interest of the offensive to basic Manteuffel's fifth Panzer military farther south. Overwhelming the fairway US 106th department, German Panzers flooded in the direction of the River Meuse. Barring their approach used to be the crossroads city of Bastogne, bolstered on the final minute through the paratroopers of the a hundred and first Airborne, the 'Screaming Eagles”. The degree used to be set for one of many epic struggles of the struggle – the conflict for Bastogne.

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