After The Battle Issue No. 130

After The Battle Issue No. 130

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After The Battle Issue No. 130

The Battle for Leipzig




Author:Karel Margry
Language:English Text
Format:Magazine
Dimensions:Soft cover, 8.5" x 11"
Pages:56 pages
Photos:b+w wartime photos and present day color comparisons
Maps:Some maps
Publisher:After The Battle, UK
Item No. ATB-130



  • THE BATTLE FOR LEIPZIG - Leipzig, 85 miles south-west of Berlin, was one of the last big German cities to be captured by the American army in World War II. The battle for Leipzig lasted for two days April 18-20, 1945 and involved two American infantry divisions which captured the city after a concentric attack from three directions.
  • Remembrance: Spindle Commemorated - Jean Paul Pallud describes the commemoration of the clandestine Allied parachutists who jumped in the Alps during the Second World War.
  • From the Editor - Readers' letters and follow-up stories on previous issues.