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Battalion Maps

Interactive Maps: Maps Page

Map 1:
United States
Map 2:
England
Map 3:
Europe
Map 4:
France
French Pipeline
#1
French Pipeline
#2
Map 1 Map 2 Map 3 Map 4 Pipeline Pipeline

Strip map:
Delheim
Nuremberg, Germany
to
Marseilles, FR
Nuremberg, Germany
to
Marseilles, FR
Nuremberg, Germany
to
Marseilles, FR
Nuremberg, Germany
to
Marseilles, FR
Delheim South bound South bound South bound South bound

Battalion map:
With notes by
CWO MacNeil
Map



Travel Documents and After Action Reports

Troop Ship:
Nieuw Amsterdam
Troop Ship:
Marine Raven
Troop Ship:
Cheshire
Troop Ship:
Breckinridge
CONVOY '44
S1
CONVOY '44
S2
CONVOY '44
CU S1
Nieuw Amsterdam
Advance Party
Marine Raven Cheshire Breckinridge

CONVOY '44
CU S2
Destroyer Escort:
USS Evans
Destroyer Escort:
USS Evans
Destroyer Escort:
USS Evans
Destroyer Escort:
USS Evans
Destroyer Escort:
USS Evans
pg1 pg2 pg3 pg4 pg5

Data Sheet 1 Data Sheet 2 Data Sheet 3 After Action
Report 2/45
After Action
Report 3/45
After Action
Report 4/45
After Action
Report 5/45

Leaving Delta Base About Delta Base Delta Base History Delta Base Circulation Map Deltabase Map
homeward homeward homeward map

Transfers
to Delta Base
Transfers
to Delta Base
Train SOP Train SOP Train SOP
homeward DBS trainSOP trainSOP trainSOP

Travel Orders
Pushing south to
to invade Japan
Travel Orders
Pushing south to
to invade Japan
USRRA Map    
travelOrders travelOrders USRRA Map travelOrders travelOrders



1945 9th Tank Destroyer Group

January / February '45

PGs 19-20



1945 2nd Cav After Action Reports

January '45 February '45 2nd Cav Map



1945 6th Armored Division After Action Reports

February '45
Part I
February '45
Part II
February '45
Part III
6th AD
CH Cover
pg 1 pg 2
pg 3 pg 4
DASBURG - Sheet 5902

Green Dots: Northern and Southern C Company Flanks
A and B Company coordinates not indicated on Morning Reports but extended south along the Our River
Blue Line: 9th AIB Sector
Red Line: 50th AIB Sector
Blue Star: Battalion HQ Cave



1945 9th Armored Division CCB After Action Reports

Feb/Mar '45
Part I
Feb/Mar '45
Part II
Phantom Nine
Cover
Phantom Nine
Pg. 168
Phantom Nine
Pg. 169



1159th Engineer Combat Group

March '45

pg. 1

pg. 2

Corps of Engineers
pg. 510



FEB 1945 299th Engr. C. Bn.


pg. 48 from the book
"The Famous 299th"

Breaking the Roer Line



1945 III Corps


May 1945

May 1945

May 1945



1945 April S-3 Journal

Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 Part 4 Part 5 Part 6 Part 7

Part 8 Part 9 Part 10 Part 11 Part 12 Part 13 Part 14

Part 15 Part 16 Part 17 Part 18 Part 19 Part 20



1945 May S-3 Journal

Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 Part 4 Part 5 Part 6 Part 7

Part 8



MAY '45 Building a PW Enclosure with the 1253rd Complete 1253rd Document



Miscellaneous Documents and Videos

Activation Letter
Activation
Letter
Officer Promotions
Officer Promotions
DEC 1944

Unit Assignment
DEC 1944

Camp Breckinridge
Picture Album

Song of the 284th
Breckinridge Map
Camp Breckinridge Map

TrumanLetter
President
Truman Letter

Ordnance
Check guidance
Check Guidance
Check guidance
Separation
Instructions

Remagen to Ruhr

Ruhr Pocket

Breckinridge Map
Disposition
of Clothing

Pass to Paris

Currency exchange

March Orders
April '45

March Orders
April '45

Invasion of Japan
Operation Downfall
Sub-operation Coronet

Thesis
Patton's Iron Cavalry
(pgs 52-53)
Thesis
The War as I Knew It
(pgs 226-227)

Colonel O'Neil's
Biography

We'll Not Forget

Christmas Mail
Delayed

Danube Crossing


Lost Tools

Ludendorf Bridge
in Remagen

Gas

Poem

Thanksgiving Menu
Nov '45

Poem


C Company Billets
Mondorf-Les-Bains, LU

B Company Billets
Mondorf-Les-Bains, LU

Softball

284th Letterhead

This is Camp Breckinridge

Marseilles Shooting


Marseilles Shooting

Marseilles Shooting

Marseilles Shooting

Marseilles Shooting

Marseilles Shooting

Marseilles Shooting


Engineering the Victory

Draft Letter

United States Riviera
Recreational Area

Marseilles, France
Welcome Letter pg 1

Marseilles, France
Welcome Letter pg 2

Battle of the Bulge map


Memorial to Peace

Memorial to Peace

A Camera Trip
Through Ft Belvoir

284th in Basic Training
Feel free to download it: Download Video Link
1990 Reunion
(the first 20 minutes is a tour of Newport, RI, feel free to skip ahead)

1991 Reunion 1992 Reunion

John S. (Rip) Ripandelli 1st Lt, Recon Officer
talks about the 284th in the ETO.
Apparently because of the music in the video it is only allowed to be shown on the YouTube site.
Feel free to download it: Click here

Combat Bulletin 32
start about 13 minutes in to see the guys at Remagen
Combat Bulletin 48
Roer River Offensive

Remagen in color!
start around 10:30 to see Remagen
1st Army
Aachen to the Roer
Engineers in Combat Battle of the Bulge Newsreel

Bombing of Schmallenberg