Friday, November 5, 2010

Veterans of the Battle of the Bulge Presentation

Veterans of the Battle of the Bulge autographed books and documents as presented to them when they met to expand knowledge of the battle among veterans and other individuals interested in the largest land battle ever fought by the U.S. Army.

The meeting was open to veterans, historians, teachers, students and other interested parties and was held from 2:00 to 4:00 PM on Friday, November 5, at the Coweta Veterans Club in Newnan.

The battle began December 16, 1944 in the Belgium and Luxembourg Ardennes. 81,000 Americans were killed, captured or wounded. All classes of combat units of the Army & Air Corps were involved.