30th Infantry Division / Liberation of Western Europe
Liberation of Western Europe Series - DVD - 35 min. - $14.99
August 1944 - November 1944
World War II
Liberation of Western Europe Series Volume 15
This DVD about the 30th Infantry Division takes place in World War II during the Fall of 1944, Europe.
On August 9th 1944, the 30th Infantry Division, also known as "Old Hickory", was fighting with the XIX Corps of the U.S. First Army. The division was attacking south after the Breakout from Normandy and would hold the Western most edge of the Falaise Gap.
30th Infantry Division History on Film
Our Series II DVD, Liberation of Western Europe begins here and ends near the end of November 1944, as the 30th attacks and moves into Pattern, Germany. The contents of this video show the action as was recorded by the 163rd, 165th, and 167th Signal Photo Companies, during this historic operation. The military history footage in this video is intended to be strictly that of the 30th Infantry Division and only shows other unit footage when two or more units are intertwined. Combat Reels has researched and compiled all of this raw combat film footage, then reformatted it into the DVD format for your viewing pleasure.
30th Infantry Division DVD Highlights
Great for veterans, families, military historians and military enthusiasts, this DVD has many different scenes of 30th Infantry Division soldiers.
See the men of the 30th clearing Cherence le Roussel. Watch them move over hedgerows near Mortain and then working with 2nd Armored tanks in support. Watch French civilians celebrate their liberation with troops as they pass through towns. Then Generals Bradley and Eisenhower visit Gen. Hobbs near Herzongrath, Germany. The series closes with scenes of men searching POWs and troops dig in cannon positions.
This combat film of the 30th ID contains scenes in:
Cherence le Roussel, France
Lonlay L'Abbye, France
L'Edine L'Obiere, France
Order your copy today and enjoy these and many more up close shots of equipment, vehicles, weapons, uniforms, helmet markings, and of the faces of the men of the 30th Infantry Division themselves on these candid movie film reels of history, presented to you on popular DVD formatted video!