Living History: The Battle of the Bulge

Early in the morning of December 16, 1944, German troops began an assault on U.S. and Allied forces in Europe. The Battle of the Bulge had begin. Seventy years later, VA’s Digital Media Engagement team sat down with four Veterans to learn about their experiences during the battle. Mike Levin, Douglas Dillard, John Schaffner and Al Shebab were there in December 1944. They experienced the battle from different perspectives: artillery, airborne, infantry, cavalry. The stories they shared were harrowing, heart breaking, and yet inspirational. Here’s a preview of the full-length interview that will premiere in January 2015.

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