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Battle of the Bulge prelude... Gen. Alexander Patch......

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December 13, 1944

THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 13, 1944 

* General Alexander Patch
* Gen. George S. Patton photo
* World War II - WWII
* Battle of the Bulge prelude

The top of the front page has a five column headline: "7TH ARMY GAINS NEAR KARLSRUHE; 1ST CLEARS 5 TOWNS ALONG ROER" with subheads that include: "Patch's Forces in Seltz in Drive for Reich Chemical District" and more with related map headed: "General Patch's Men Make A Slashing Advance" Related photo on page 4 shows General George S. Patton meeting with a member of the House committee. See photos for partial coverage of Generals Patch & Patton's movements just a few days prior to the Battle of the Bulge.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Complete in 40 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

Category: World War II