Details What it was like to fight Hitler's ideological troops in Normandy starting on D-Day, June 6, 1944
Regarded as Nazi Germany's elite military force, the Waffen SS had a reputation for ferocity on the battlefield and mercilessness to prisoners
Assesses the combat performance of American, British, and Canadian units against the Waffen SS
Included are accounts of well-known SS soldiers like Michael Wittmann and formations such as the 1st SS Panzer Division Leibstandarte Adolf Hitler and 12th SS Panzer Division Hitler Youth
Meticulously researched by a veteran military historian
By author: John A. English
Dimensions: 6" x 9"
Illustrations: 32 b/w photos