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  1. http://www.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a167711.pd

    By nightfall on 17 December, the 2d Engineer Battalion, 2d Infantry Division, the 4th Engineer Battalion, 4th Infantry Division, along with the 35th, 44th, 158th, 254th, 291st, and a company of the 202d Engineer Combat Battalions were fighting as infantry

  2.  would like to Thank The Ones that have 'put up with me ' on the boards

    i apologise for confusing the issues BUT will be better i hope on further posts!

     

  3. i sure will i'll be pulling the back out today.. i sorry bout all the confusion But I meant well! Im just tryin to be more informed of the unit an im slowly re-learning bout it all \Now i have them books & they will be more insightful on actual actions.. first one im reading is first across the rhine
  4. juskitty

    291st Engineer Combat Battalion Roster

    Did this post in 2011 Ever find that Roster??
  5. the 291st joined the 51st and 202nd Combat Engineer Battalions, forming the 1111th Engineer Group attached to the US V Corps. The group followed in the charge across France, rebuilding bridges destroyed by the Germans.

    December 1944 found the 291st sprawled across a large but relatively quiet sector in Belgium. Elements were stationed in Malmédy, Stavelot, La Gleize, and Trois-Ponts among other smaller outposts.

    The 291st received a Presidential Citation for its "outstanding performance of duty in action" for holding a defensive position against a German offensive from 17 December to 26 December in the Ardennes during the Battle of the Bulge:

    So Now I know  a little more of the otherr Units they Blended with.

  6. hello frank Yes on his VA file it shows in there where he was at..ardennes colmar pocket bob were the 3 main ones mm interestin bout the 75th i wonder why that was in there & even have col perkins on some of the paper work have to go back & re read paper work agin
  7. Thank You marion i was lookin on how to do as i also relize the situation,, thks so much!
  8. Thank You for asking * Its ok.. its that time of the year... thanks fred for the note ! kitty
  9. OH Awesome Sir! that would be great! i would welcome his input for sure! thank you kitty
  10. the 291st joined the 51st and 202nd Combat Engineer Battalions, forming the 1111th Engineer Group attached to the US V Corps. The group followed in the charge across France, rebuilding bridges destroyed by the Germans.

    December 1944 found the 291st sprawled across a large but relatively quiet sector in Belgium. Elements were stationed in Malmédy, Stavelot, La Gleize, and Trois-Ponts among other smaller outposts.

    The 291st received a Presidential Citation for its "outstanding performance of duty in action" for holding a defensive position against a German offensive from 17 December to 26 December in the Ardennes during the Battle of the Bulge:

    So Now I know  a little more of the otherr Units they Blended with.

  11. Thank you Sir.. Ive done just that!! i appreciate you tho!! kitty =)
  12. YES! they Finally came In!!.. Now to unravel the 'start' of it all ... the History is goin to be Nothing Short of Amazing!
  13. Good Mornin ! Just checkin to see if ANYONE else is or is connected to the 291st Co B Engineers in this site> if you are from this Will you please contact me? thank ya kindly kitty
  14. Good Mornn everone!

    well have recieved ALLthe books  i posted on AND

    got my membership packet from the BoBA!

    And made a new friend from this website!

    http://www.grandmenil.com/

    yall have been great in your info & suggestions

    'So the journey continues'

    i sure appreciate yall !

    kitty

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