This chapter examines the German forces' attack on the northern shoulder of the “bulge” during the Battle of the Bulge. This counteroffensive was launched by the Sixth Panzer Army under the leadership of Sepp Dietrich. This chapter describes Dietrich's strategy and the challenges faced by his Panzer Army against the American firepower. It also highlights the death of the five-year-old when a German shell exploded behind her neighbor's house.
Keywords: Battle of the Bulge; Seep Dietrich; Sixth Panzer Army; American firepower; northern shoulder; civilian casualties
Chapter. 11609 words.
Subjects: Military History
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