3rd Armored Division / Liberation of Western Europe
Liberation of Western Europe Series - DVD - 80 Min. - $24.99
August 1944 - November 1944
World War II
Liberation of Western Europe Series Volume 4
This DVD about the 3rd Armored Division takes place in World War II during the Fall of 1944, Europe.
On August 3rd, 1944 the 3rd Armored Division, also known as "Spearhead", was fighting in the VII Corps of the U.S. First Army. The division was thrusting south after the "Normandy Breakout" to try and cut off a German escape.
3rd Armored Division History on Film
Our Series II DVD, Liberation of Western Europe begins here and continues until late November 1944 as the 3rd Armored fights deeper into Germany after the capture of Vicht. The contents of this video show the action as was recorded by the 165th Signal Photo Company, during this historic operation. The military history footage in this video is intended to be strictly that of the 3rd Armored 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.
3rd Armored Division DVD Highlights
Great for veterans, families, military historians and military enthusiasts, this DVD has many different scenes of 3rd Armored Division soldiers.
Begin with watching a 3rd AD Task Force move into Cuves, France as they capture German POWs. The division then pushes past Mortain to hold a southern portion of the Falaise Gap. Next the 3rd AD side steps Paris to the south crossing at Melun and then races northeast across the Belgium border. After liberating Liege, Belgium, see the division then cross the German border at Roetgen, Germany, as they pass through the dragons' teeth of Hitler's Siegfried Line. Experience the other sides to combat, as men clean water, prep turkeys, receive awards, and even vote in the field. Finally watch men and tanks move into and occupy Mausbach, Germany.
This combat film of the 3rd AD contains scenes in:
Mont Theux, Belgium
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 3rd Armored Division themselves on these candid movie film reels of history, presented to you on popular DVD formatted video!