The Battle of the Bulge

World War Two: D-Day - Dunkirk - Guadalcanal - Pearl Harbor

Historical Events

  • 1944-12-16 Ardennes campaign ('Battle of the Bulge') begins in Belgium
  • 1945-01-12 German forces in Belgium retreat in Battle of Bulge
  • 1946-07-16 US court martial sentences 46 members of the SS to death (Battle of Bulge crimes) in Dachau

Famous Birthdays

  • 1916-08-29 George Montgomery, American actor (Battle of Bulge, Hallucination), born in Brady, Montana (d. 2000)

Famous Deaths

  • 1992-09-23 James A Van Fleet, US general (D-Day, Battle of Bulge), dies at 100