|Sgt. Whitie: Somewhere in France.|
They came wearing the new seven-step patch of the US
Seventh Army, and after Sicily, although it was never
officially authorized, they added the slogan, 7 Steps to Hell.
Savage mountain combat in imposible weather conditions.
(Photo: WWII Letters of Wm Taylor:taylorletters.blogspot.com)
|US Army tropos on the move in the Vosges Mountains. (Photo WWII in Color)|
|Cold weather and cold rations to match. (Photo: Toledo Blade)|
|Ugly house to house combat in bombed-out cities.|