9th Infantry Division / Liberation of Western Europe
Liberation of Western Europe Series - DVD - 66 Min. - $14.99
August 1944 - November 1944
World War II
Liberation of Western Europe Series Volume 12
This DVD about the 9th Infantry Division takes place in World War II during the Fall of 1944, Europe.
On August 16th, 1944 the 9th Infantry Division, also known as "Victory", was fighting in the VII Corps of the U.S. First Army. The division was assigned the responsibility of holding a portion of the southern flank of the Falaise-Argentan Gap.
9th Infantry Division History on Film
Our Series II DVD, Liberation of Western Europe begins here and ends at the end of November 1944 as the 9th Division fights deeper into Germany. The contents of this video show the action as was recorded by the 165th and Signal Photo Company, during this historic operation. The military history footage in this video is intended to be strictly that of the 9th 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.
9th Infantry Division DVD Highlights
Great for veterans, families, military historians and military enthusiasts, this DVD has many different scenes of 9th Infantry Division soldiers.
See as troops of the 9th move through several towns in the Falaise Gap area. Next are scenes of the actions as soldiers move through Belgium and into Germany with the 3rd Armored Division. See Generals Eisenhower and Craig present awards to the soldiers of the division. Follow along as the Presidential Election results are posted in the field and men show what it is like living in snow covered fox-holes. The series closes with scenes of fighting in Gressenich, Germany as artillery and mortar crew assist with fire missions.
This combat film of the 9th ID contains scenes in:
St. Mere Eglise, France
Le Grais, France
Lonlay le Tesson, France
Mont Theux, Belgium
Camp Elsenborn, Belgium
Bonus Footage: As a Special bonus enjoy some recently uncovered footage of D-Day Invasion not previously released in Series I, Invasion of Normandy DVD. Watch as Gen. Eddy gives a speech at a memorial for fallen 9th Div. soldiers in St. Mere Eglise.
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 9th Infantry Division themselves on these candid movie film reels of history, presented to you on popular DVD formatted video!