Follow me and die; The destruction of an American division in World War II. Cecil B. Currey.

Follow me and die; The destruction of an American division in World War II

Military Heritage, 1988. Hardcover. Fine(some foxing to the edges of the text block). Fine dust jacket. Hardcover. 306 pages, with index and bibliography. Illustrated with maps and photographs. in November 1944, the 28th Infantry Division, under inept commanders, was ordered to attack the Germans in Hurtgen Forest near the Siegfried Line. Resistance was fierce and though courageous, the American infantry men, demoralized by cold, hunger, exhaustion, and fear, broke and ran---their casualties ran to seventy-five percest, seven times the normal rate. Fine / fine. Item #E24182
ISBN: 9780880292856

Price: $20.00

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