Patton and His Third Army
Call Number: 940.541273 W187
Publication Date: Washington, D.C., Military Service Pub. Co., 1946.
Two Greatest Bluffs in History - Preparation and Build Up - Staff- HQ Third U.S. Army - Across the Beaches - The Breakthrough - Across France- The Bomb Explodes - Falaise Pocket - Paris Falls - Stopped, But not by the Germans - Line of the Moselle - Capture of Metz and Saar Valley - Battle of the Bulge - Eifel Hills to the Rhine Capture of Coblenz and Saar Basin - Forcing the Rhine and Across Germany - Entering Czechoslovakia and Austria - Patton: the Man. Appendices: Chronological record of events - Third Army Units and Commanders - Bastogne Surrender Ultimatum and Reply - A typical casualty report form the Third Army - General Order No 1, 1 January 1945 - Commendation, 26 January 1945 - Christmas Message and Prayer send the Third Army, 1944. Maps: Operation COBRA, Falaise Pocket, Capture of Metz and the Saar Valley, Battle of the Bulge.