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Newly Digitized Color Photos from the Battle of the Bulge Snowsuited soldiers walk through the snow-covered streets of St. C, Bn., US Armored Div. 1945 NARA ID 16730733 (US National Archives)

FRANCE—Off the coast of Normandy, American troops transfer from troop ships to landing crafts before assaulting Omaha Beach, June 6, 1944. © Robert Capa © International Center of Photography / Magnum Photos

FRANCE—Off the coast of Normandy, American troops transfer from troop ships to landing crafts before assaulting Omaha Beach, June © Robert Capa © International Center of Photography / Magnum Photos

American reinforcements advancing in snow covered steeply wooded Ardennes terrain.

American reinforcements advancing in snow covered steeply wooded Ardennes terrain.

75th Infantry Division soldiers laying in the snow during the Battle of the Bulge. Ardenne forest, Belgium, December, 1944

Infantry Division soldiers laying in the snow during the Battle of the Bulge.

"Battleground", 1949--Van Johnson, John Hodiak, Ricardo Montalban, George Murphy. A squad of the 101st Airborne Division copes with being trapped in the besieged city of Bastogne during the Battle of the Bulge during WWII.

A squad of the Airborne Division copes with being trapped in the besieged city of Bastogne during the Battle of the Bulge during WWII.

World War II Battle of the Bulge CS00711 U.S. Pershing Tank set - Made by The Collectors Showcase Military Miniatures and Models. Factory made, hand assembled, painted and boxed in a padded decorative box. Excellent gift for the enthusiast.

World War II Battle of the Bulge U. Pershing Tank set - Made by The Collectors Showcase Military Miniatures and Models. Factory made, hand assembled, painted and boxed in a padded decorative box. Excellent gift for the enthusiast.

German POWs on grave-digging duty during the Battle of the Bulge.

Battle of the Bulge: Rare Photos From Hitler's Last Gamble

European Center of Military History; Sankt-Vith, Belgium, Tanks in Battle, December 1944

The Nashorn was a German dedicated tank destroyer in World War 2. It was a slow and heavy tank with an open top and could only carry 40 rounds but its advanced 88mm gun could destroy enemy tanks at great distance. It holds the record for distance destroying a Russian tank at 4600 meters. Only 473 were made but they were devastating in the hands of trained crews.

The Nashorn was a German dedicated tank destroyer in World War It was a slow…

During the first seven days of the Battle of the Bulge, the 7th Armored had denied the Germans the use of St. Vith and executed one of the most difficult maneuvers in warfare when it retreated intact. Shortly after, the Allied air forces pounded the town, depriving the Germans of its vital strategic crossroads. Exactly one month after being forced out, the 7th Armored Division avenged its defeat and entered the town–now a mere shell of its former self.

During the Battle of the Bulge, The Armored Division was forced out of St.

Les troupes de la 7e Division blindée avancement le long d'une route en direction de St. Vith en Belgique Troops of the 7th Armored Division advance along a road towards St. Vith in Belgium

Troops of the United States Armored Division advance along a road towards St. Vith in Belgium, retaken in the final liquidation of the Battle of the Bulge, 9 Feb 1945

An American tank moves past another gun carriage which slid off an icy road in the Ardennes Forest during the Battle of the Bulge, Dec. 20, 1944.

Battle of the Bulge: Rare Photos From Hitler's Last Gamble

An American tank moves past another gun carriage which slid off an icy road in the Ardennes Forest during the Battle of the Bulge, Dec.

Another 'Shaky' Robert Capa photograph taken on Omaha Beach.   'Easy Red Sector', Omaha Beach - approx. 0700 on the 6th June 1944  Photographer Robert Capa landed at Easy Red Sector, Omaha Beach with the men of Easy Company, the 2nd battalion, 16th Infantry Regiment, US Army 1st Division.

0700 on the June 1944 Photographer Robert Capa landed at Easy Red Sector, Omaha Beach with the men of Easy Company, the battalion, Infantry.

Battle of the Bulge. I always look at these in hopes of maybe seeing  my dad  in one of them♡

Paratroopers of the Canadian Parachute Battalion, during the ardennes offensive.

Dr. Jack Prior - Doctor at the aid station in Bastogne during the Battle of the Bulge.

Jack Prior - Doctor at the aid station in Bastogne during the Battle of the Bulge.

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