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The Battle of the Vosges Mountains Map

1944
   
Date: December 14, 1944

Subject: World War II



Battle of the Vosges Mountains Map

In December the division successfully went on the offensive in the region of Bitche, Wingen, and Lemberg.  Fort Schiesseck, on the Maginot Line, was initially assaulted on December 14th, and fell after heavy fighting on the 20th of December.  The Von Rundstedt offensive forced the division to stop the attack and to hold defensive positions as part of Seventh Army’s mission during the Battle of the Bulge.

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