Armaucourt, France, Autumn 1944
Armaucourt, France, Autumn 1944

"...Well illustrating of the casual attitude that we cultivate toward destruction of all kinds is an incident that occurred at this O.P. [observation post] ... Seriously, I doubt that one of the gleeful “doughs” that witnessed the spectacle stopped to think that it was somebody’s home which was being ripped to Hell!...”

Letter from France, December 16, 1944