"We sleep safely in our beds because rough men stand ready in the
night to visit violence on those who would do us harm." George Orwell
Memories of the 99th Division - WWII
In 1944 and 1945, the men of the 99th Infantry Division became unwilling pawns in three mighty battles that changed the course of history. This is the story of the Battle of the Bulge,the Remagen Bridgehead Battle, and the Ruhr Pocket Battle as Albert Arlinghaus, a 99th Infantry Division Rifleman, remembered it.
Click on Albert Arlinghaus's picture caption to find out more about him.
Go to the 99th Division website to find out more about their history, including the significance of their Checkerboard logo and crest
Please e-mail me (Judy Arlinghaus Vinegar) at this address:firstname.lastname@example.org