Crossing the Seine and the advance to the Siegfried Line 24 August - December British soldiers lie on the banks of the Seine, giving their comrades covering fire during the crossing of the river near Vernon.
The Allied Counter Attack 25 December 1944 - 28 January Men of the Armoured Division, US Army, cross a snow covered field near Bastogne. The American counter attack proceeded despite the particularly severe weather conditions.
Medics tend to the wounded in the Ardennes, at the Battle of the Bulge: Jan. Victory for the allied forces came at a heavy price: Nearly Americans were killed and tens of thousands more were wounded, missing, or captured.
American soldiers crossing on his section of the front line of defence of The Siegfried Line at the German border. Siegfried line consisted of anti-tank obstacles, concrete, trenches and Pillbox points.