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Gunskirchen Lager

Gunskirchen Lager, a German concentration camp near Lambach, Austria

"THIS ACTUALLY HAPPENED" It was V-E Day. While the world celebrated, the weary men of Company "K", 5th Regiment, 71st Infantry Division, commanded by Capt....

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The Seventy-First came to… Gunskirchen Lager

Text Only FOREWARD by Willard G. Wyman, Major General THE AMERICAN'S HAVE COME AT LAST by Capt. J. D. Pletcher THIS ACTUALLY HAPPENED ... by Pfc....

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  FOREWORD by Willard G. Wyman, Major General THE AMERICAN'S HAVE COME AT LAST by Capt. J. D. Pletcher...

The 71st Infantry at Gunskirchen Lager, Austria – 1945

Personal accounts of the liberation of the Nazi concentration camp in Gunskirchen Austria by four members of the 71st Infantry. From a booklet published by the liberators themselves in 1945.

FOREWORD The damning evidence against the Nazi war criminals found at Gunskirchen Lager is being recorded...

The Cybrary Remembers Chuck Ferree

The story of a liberator, a survivor from Terezin (aka Theresienstadt) as written by Chuck Ferree.

"THE AMERICANS HAVE COME -- AT LAST" Capt. J. D. Pletcher, Berwyn, Ill., of...

"THE STATES HEARD" Major Cameron Coffman, Fort Thomas, Ky., Public Relations Officer of the 71st Division,...