Normandy 1944

German Military Organization, Combat Power and Organizational Effectiveness

Niklas Zetterling

A revised and updated single-source reference book detailing the German field forces employed in Normandy in 1944.
Publication date:
February 2020
Publisher :
Casemate Publishers
Language:
English
Format Available     Quantity Price
Hardback
ISBN : 9781612008165

Dimensions : 229 X 152 mm
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Overview
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• A single source reference work for the German field forces during the Battle of Normandy
• Debunks a number of popular myths, including the effectiveness of Allied air power and the preferential treatment of Waffen-SS formations
• Supported by exhaustive footnotes, organisational charts, diagrams, tables and graphs

A revised and updated single-source reference book which accurately details the German field forces employed in Normandy in 1944 and their losses. Dr. Zetterling provides a sobering analysis of the subject matter and debunks a number of popular myths concerning the campaign (the effectiveness of Allied air power; the preferential treatment of Waffen-SS formations in comparison to their army counterparts; etc.). He supports his text with exhaustive footnoting and provides an organizational chart for most of the formations covered in the book. Includes numerous organizational diagrams, charts, tables and graphs.