Caption: "German POWs stand in the debris strewn street after the Siege of Bastogne, where they were captured by the U.S. 4th Armored Division which helped break the German encirclement and occupation of the town. Bastogne, Province of Luxembourg, Belgium. January 1945. "

Caption: "German POWs stand in the debris strewn street after the Siege of Bastogne, where they were captured by the U.S. 4th Armored Division which helped break the German encirclement and occupation of the town. Bastogne, Province of Luxembourg, Belgium. January 1945. "

A U.S. Army soldier rests in his foxhole in freezing temperatures during the Siege of Bastogne. The Siege of Bastogne was an engagement in December 1944 between American and German forces at the Belgian town of Bastogne, as part of the larger Battle of the Bulge. The goal of the German offensive was to reach the harbor at Antwerp. In order to reach it before the Allies could regroup and bring their superior air power to bear, German mechanized forces had to seize the roadways through eastern…

A U.S. Army soldier rests in his foxhole in freezing temperatures during the Siege of Bastogne. The Siege of Bastogne was an engagement in December 1944 between American and German forces at the Belgian town of Bastogne, as part of the larger Battle of the Bulge. The goal of the German offensive was to reach the harbor at Antwerp. In order to reach it before the Allies could regroup and bring their superior air power to bear, German mechanized forces had to seize the roadways through eastern…

The city of Bastogne under siege of the Luftwaffe during the Battle of the Bulge-----------O

The city of Bastogne under siege of the Luftwaffe during the Battle of the Bulge-----------O

CASUALTIES IN AN IMPROVISED EMERGENCY WARD during the siege of Bastogne. Belgium 1944

CASUALTIES IN AN IMPROVISED EMERGENCY WARD during the siege of Bastogne. Belgium 1944

Exhausted US infantryman (L-R) Adam H. Davis & Milford A. Sillars of 110th Reg., part of 'Team SNAFU' (a patch force aiding in the defence of Bastogne) taking a break during 8-day German siege.

Exhausted US infantryman (L-R) Adam H. Davis & Milford A. Sillars of 110th Reg., part of 'Team SNAFU' (a patch force aiding in the defence of Bastogne) taking a break during 8-day German siege.

Monument to General McAuliffe located in Bastogne, Belgium.  He was noted for his contributions during the siege of Bastogne in World War II

Monument to General McAuliffe located in Bastogne, Belgium. He was noted for his contributions during the siege of Bastogne in World War II

Siege of Bastogne is located in Belgium

Siege of Bastogne is located in Belgium

Nuts: The Siege of Bastogne, Battle of the Bulge, December 1944 - Jagdtigers coming soon!!!  Is it considered unmanly to squee???

Nuts: The Siege of Bastogne, Battle of the Bulge, December 1944 - Jagdtigers coming soon!!! Is it considered unmanly to squee???

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