BELGIUM, LUXEMBOURG, HOLLAND -  BATTLES in WWII
Area of the "BATTLE OF THE BULGE"

Hillensburg Tanks of Combat Command B, under General White, first left treadmarks here on German "Holy Soil", September 18, 1944.
Marienberg The Division began frontal assault on the Siegfried Line, October 3, 1944.
Roer River
Second Armored Division patrols reached the river on November 28 between Linnich and Julich after the counterattacking 9th Panzer Division and 15th Panzer Grenadier Division withdrew, in a fighting retreat to the East bank.
Celles After a forced march of more than 100 miles, the division encountered the western-most prong of the 5th Panzer Army which consisted of the 2d Pz Div. and destroyed it in the Celles pocket. The German winter counter-offensive had reached the deepest penetration here. The battle was fought Dec. 23-28, 1944

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