Battle of Bulge stats
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Sent to me by John McAuliffe.

 

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Battle of the Bulge Statistics

 

"In Hitler's last desperate battle, the Americans had 80,987 casualties.

10,276 Killed........47,493 Wounded.........23,218 missing in action.

Of the 23,218 declared missing; 15,000 can be counted as taken prisoner;

so there remain 8,000 who can be presumned killed, making a total number

of 19,000 killed."

 

Jean Milmeister; CEBA/Luxembourg

Marion J Chard
Proud Daughter of Walter (Monday) Poniedzialek
540th Engineer Combat Regiment, 2833rd Bn, H&S Co, 4th Platoon
There's "No Bridge Too Far"
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#2

Interesting to know.

 

Is Mr. McAuliffe the son of General Anthony C. McAuliffe who led the defense of Batogne?

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#3

John isn't related to the great general, even though they share the same illustrious name.

 

You can read all about Johnn here:

 

 

http://www.6thcorpscombatengineers.com/stories.htm

Marion J Chard
Proud Daughter of Walter (Monday) Poniedzialek
540th Engineer Combat Regiment, 2833rd Bn, H&S Co, 4th Platoon
There's "No Bridge Too Far"
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#4

Thank you Marion.

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:pdt34:

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#6

Cool photo Misha. Where was it taken?

 

Hey, nice to see you around again. Man, it's been years. Okay, okay, it's only been months, but it feels like years! :lol::lol:

 

Welcome back my dear friend.

Marion J Chard
Proud Daughter of Walter (Monday) Poniedzialek
540th Engineer Combat Regiment, 2833rd Bn, H&S Co, 4th Platoon
There's "No Bridge Too Far"
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#7

Thanks Le Gal! Photo is taken during Batlle of Bulge, you gan find similar pictures on the same site where the Great Lady Marion is. :pdt34:

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