BELGIUM BATTLES in WWII
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Douai
At Marchiennes, just outside of this border city, an enemy column numbering 165 vehicles was trapped and destroyed by Division Reserve under Col. Hinds. Both Gen. Brooks and Col. Hinds manned machine guns in this battle.
Tournai Reconnaissance elements of the Division crossed the Belgian border at 0930, September 2, 1944. first Allied troops to enter Belgium.

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