Das Reich (Battleground Europe: France South West) by Philip Vickers

By Philip Vickers

Ordered to continue to Normandy to include the Allied landings, the second SS "Das Reich" Panzer Division's trip became a nightmare of ambushes and reprisals. SS reprisals culminated within the bloodbath at Oradour, most likely the biggest killing of civilians at the Western entrance. seriously illustrated within the Battleground Europe sort.

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