Category: News

Feb 14
Prelude to WWII, Fort Sam Houston and Louisiana Maneuvers 1940 – 1942

For twenty three years between the two wars, the 2nd Infantry Division was stationed…

Feb 14
The Infamous „Flak Alley“ Leuna and Merseburg – April 1945

In mid-April 1945, the 2nd Infantry Division approached the great industrial area of…

Feb 14
The Most Tragic Night of the 2nd Recon Troop – December 29, 1944

December 1944 – 1st Lt. Samuel J. Fooshee, a very liked and respected officer of…

Feb 10
Cpl. Robert L. Brown Is Praying for the Fallen Friends (THEN & NOW)

This iconic photograph was taken on February 4, 1945 at a Catholic church of St.…

Feb 03
IN MEMORY OF PVT JOHN C. VILLARREAL – KIA Feb 3, 1945

Today we would like to honor the memory of a young member of Company G, 23rd Infantry…

Jan 19
The Attack of Eibertingen – January 19, 1945

On January 19, 1945, the 23rd Regimental Combat Team launched a final attack under the…

Jan 03
THANK YOU FOR YOUR BIRTHDAY CARDS!

As the very first post in the new year, we would like to share with you this wonderful…

Dec 15
MISSING IN ACTION – PFC John A. Straw

December 14, 1944, the second day of the attack of the 9th Infantry Regiment, 2nd…

Nov 05
Project Team M2ID – EXPEDITION 2021

Late on Sunday evening, our project team returned home from our Expedition to Belgium…

Jun 08
New Memorial Dedicated to the U.S. Army in WWII Was Unveiled in the Czech Republic

On June 6, 2021 we took part in the unveiling of the new memorial in the town of…