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Surrender Invites Death: Fighting the Waffen SS in Normandy

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Surrender Invites Death: Fighting the Waffen SS in Normandy

Surrender Invites Death: Fighting the Waffen SS in Normandy by John A. English
English | February 9, 2011 | ISBN: 0811707636 | EPUB | 240 pages | 26.2 MB

What it was like to fight Hitler's ideological troops in Normandy starting on D-Day, June 6, 1944
Regarded as Nazi Germany's elite military force, the Waffen SS had a reputation for ferocity on the battlefield and mercilessness to prisoners
Assesses the combat performance of American, British, and Canadian units against the Waffen SS
Included are accounts of well-known SS soldiers like Michael Wittmann and formations such as the 1st SS Panzer Division Leibstandarte Adolf Hitler and 12th SS Panzer Division Hitler Youth
Meticulously researched by a veteran military historian