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Dead of British VII Corps, Breaching the Siegfried Line. September 1944.

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US troops riding on the back of M4A2 Sherman tank and on foot cross the Siegfried Line into "old" Germany as the Anglo-American all-front attack in 1944 develops.

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American soldiers laugh at German propaganda leaflets that were fired into German lines on the Siegfried line front. | Location: Schalfenburg, Germany.

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Men of the American 7th Army pour through a breach in the Siegfried Line defenses, on their way to Karlsruhe, Germany on March 27, 1945.

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A German officer eats C-rations as he sits amid the ruins of Saarbrücken, a German city and stronghold along the Siegfried Line, in early spring of 1945.

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