TITLE

Western Front Notes from a Soldiers Diary

AUTHOR(S)
Bliven Jr., Bruce
PUB. DATE
December 1944
SOURCE
New Republic;12/18/44, Vol. 111 Issue 25, p828
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Part I. Presents first-hand accounts from an American soldier deployed to Normandy, France. Inexperience of most of the officers and soldiers in battle; Danger of land mines; Impressions about the French Forces of the Interior and the Dutch resistance groups; Profound sadness of war that is not captured in reports and photographs published in periodicals; Rumors that the War Department was planning for demobilization.
ACCESSION #
14768219

 

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