US Seventh (7th) Army heavy weapons infantry company crosses footbridge over Blies River into Germany as new offensive opened on 50 mile front. Company K, 3rd Battalion, 180th Infantry Regiment, 45th Infantry Division, XV Corps.
Standing between troops of the 1st Battalion, 180th Infantry Regiment, 45th Infantry Division, XV Corps, US Seventh (7th) Army, an old German woman, in despair, surveys the hopeless wreckage of her home. Bensheim, Germany.
Cpl. Larry Mutinsk (Philadelphia, Pa.) distributes his last pack of cigarettes to the eager reaching hands of prisoners within the wire stockades of the Allach Prison Camp (a sub-camp of Dachau). Company A, 1st Battalion, 157th Infantry Regiment,...
Pfc. Jack O'Brien, Philadelphia, Pa., and Pfc. Morris R. Richards, Brandywine, Md., both with a chemical battalion, live and work in their two man slit trench in the side of a haystack on the Anzio Front, Italy. 83rd Chemical Battalion.