Military Anecdote of the Day

Head of the US Third Army, George S Patton
Head of the US Third Army, George S Patton

During the US counter offensive, Third Army General George Patton received a communication from European Command to by pass Trier in Western German as it would require 4 divisions to assault.

He sent a reply “Have already taken Trier with two divisions. Shall I give it back?”

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