Breaking the Siegfried Line


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Breaking the Siegfried Line (XIX Corps United States Army 2 to 16 October 1944)
Official Army Publication approved by Major General Raymond S. McLain

Size: 8.5″ x 11″
Illustrations: 31 B&W photographs, maps and diagrams
Pages: 85 pages
Price: $25

This is an after action report prepared by the Operations Department of the XIX Corps.  If you want to understand how the Americans pushed through the Siegfried Line and into Germany, this is the document you need to read.  It contains orders of battle for the US forces engaged, casualty lists for both the US and Germans, accounts of actions, and even transcriptions of communications between the officers in the field attacking the pillboxes and their commanders.  Numerous photographs and diagrams of bunkers.