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Bastogne 1945

This is how it looked like begin of 1944. Bastogne was liberated by the Allies in September 1944. But end of 1944 the German wanted to fight the city back. The Siege of Bastogne ended when parts of George Patton's Third Army relieved the American forces.

Video specifications

  • 3:24
  • September 1944
  • Color

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