4th Armored Division / Liberation of Western Europe
Liberation of Western Europe Series - DVD - 30 Min - $19.99
August 1944 - December 1944
World War II
Liberation of Western Europe Series Volume 6
This DVD about the 4th Armored Division takes place in World War II during the Fall of 1944, Europe.
The 4th Armored Division had no nickname, they felt that "4th Armored" was name enough. On August 13th, 1944 the 4th Armored, was fighting in the VIII Corps as part of the U.S. Third Army and was containing the city of Lorient while "Combat Command A" was dispatched to take Nantes on the Brittany peninsula.
4th Armored Division History on Film
Our Series II DVD, Liberation of Western Europe begins here and continues until late November as the 4th Armored fights towards Germany as part of the famed XII Corps near Saar-Union, France. The contents of this video show the action as was recorded by the 166th Signal Photo Company, during this historic operation. The military history footage in this video is intended to be strictly that of the 4th 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.
4th Armored Division DVD Highlights
Great for veterans, families, military historians and military enthusiasts, this DVD has many different scenes of 4th Armored Division soldiers.
Begin with viewing scenes of the captured city of Nantes, France. Next see men investigate an airdrome near Orleans, and then watch tanks and men move through Troyes. Watch a DSC award ceremony for men of the 4th Armored, and then Major Generals visit the division at Hoeville. The series ends with several clips covering events near Saar Union, France troops move forward and dig in, then as wounded men are removed, and finally General George Patton tours the sector.
This combat film of the 4th AD contains scenes in:
Saar Union, Germany
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 4th Armored Division themselves on these candid movie film reels of history, presented to you on popular DVD formatted video!