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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Schultz, Paul L. 85th Infantry Division in World War II. Washington, Infantry Journal Press  (OCoLC) The 85th Infantry Division in World War II (Hardback or Cased Book) by Schultz, Paul L. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at 85th Infantry Division in World War II. 85th Infantry Division in World War II Request an Image. Hardcover Specializing in General Stock, World Literature in Translation, Modern First Editions, Scholarly, Children's Books. Contact Seller; Shipping & Return. Combat Chronicle The 85th Infantry Division arrived in Casablanca, French Morocco, 2 January It received amphibious training at Port aux Poules near Arzew and Oran, Algeria, 1 February to
The 85th Infantry Division In World War II Contents Part I: the 85th In World War II Part II: Prelude to Combat 6 Part III: Into the Line 43 Part IV: the Road to Rome 60 Part V: the Gothic Line Part VI: the Drive to the Apennines Part VII: the Winter Line Part VIII: the Spring Offensive Part IX: VICTORY AND INACTIVATION The 85th Infantry was briefly activated during World War I but never sent overseas then reactivated during World War II at Camp Hale in , with three battalions, and attached to the 10th Mountain Division. Constituted 31 July in the Regular Army as the 85th Infantry and assigned to the 18th Infantry Division. Introduction and Division HQ: th Infantry Regiment: th Infantry Regiment: th Infantry Regiment: 87th Division Artillery - HQ, HQ Btry, th FA Bn, and th FA Bn: Field Artillery Foldout Map: th FA Bn, th FA Bn, 87th Air Section: th . The 85th Infantry Division was raised in February and placed under the command of Lieutenant General Kurt Chill, previously the commanding officer of the nd Infantry. Participating as an occupational division in German-occupied France, the 85th was part of the 15th Army's rear-guard in Northern France during the D-Day landings.
The regiment's role in World War II began in when the 85th Infantry Division, one of the first all-draftee filled divisions authorized, was officially activated at Camp Shelby, Mississippi. 85th Infantry Division in World War II. On Ap , the Germans who had the job of manning defensive positions in the Italian mountains found a new American outfit deployed against them—the 85th Division. Infantry Journal Press Place of Publication Washington, D.C. Date published Keywords MIL, U.S. Army, Divisional History, 85th Division, World War II, Second World War, Military History, WWII-Italy Size Size="x"Book Edition: First Edition. The 27th Infantry Division in World War II Washington, DC: Infantry Journal Press, Dupuy, R. Ernest St Vith: Lion in the Way: The th Infantry Division in World War II Washington, DC: Infantry Journal Press, Schultz, Paul The 85th Infantry Division in World War II Washington, DC: Infantry Journal Press, Binkoski, Joseph and.