The Third: Tops in Honors

Small, Collie
August 1945
Saturday Evening Post;8/11/1945, Vol. 218 Issue 6, p28
The article recounts the history of the Third Infantry Division of the United States Army during World War II. A total of 31 members of the division were awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor. The division first experienced combat in North Africa. Later it took part in operations in Sicily, Italy, and France. When the war ended the division was southern Germany. INSET: THE GREAT DIVISIONS..


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