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L’offensive sur Colmar : combats du CC 6 de la 5e DB dans le secteur de Jebsheim.

L’offensive sur Colmar : combats du CC 6 de la 5e DB dans le secteur de Jebsheim.

Audie Leon Murphy (1925 – 1971) was one of the most famous and decorated American combat soldiers of World War II. He was awarded every U.S. military combat award for valor available from the U.S. Army, and was also decorated by France and Belgium. He served in the Mediterranean and European Theater of Operations. He was presented the Medal of Honor for his defensive actions against German troops on January 26, 1945, at the Colmar Pocket near Holtzwihr, France. During an hour-long siege...

Audie Leon Murphy June 1925 – 28 May was one of the most decorated American combat soldiers of World War II, receiving every military combat award for valor available from the U. Army, as well as French and Belgian awards for heroism.

Colmar, France French and German influences commingle in this well-preserved Alsatian village, where local bakeries sell both croissants and kugelhopf, and restaurants specialize in foie gras and sauerkraut (or choucroute). A range of architectural styles, from German Gothic to French Neo-Baroque, can be spotted in the old town, which was spared destruction during World War II—thanks in part to the historical beauty of its cobblestoned lanes,

Stunning photos of private islands for rent (some are even affordable)

Colmar, France French and German influences commingle in this well-preserved Alsatian village, where local bakeries sell both croissants and kugelhopf, and restaurants specialize in foie gras and sauerkraut (or choucroute).

Riquewihr is one of the crown jewels of the Alsace Region in France. One of the few towns not be greatly damaged in World War II, it still retains its original medieval charm and was the inspiration for the "village" in Beauty and the Beast.

The charming French village: Riquewihr

Riquewihr is one of the crown jewels of the Alsace Region in France. One of the few towns not be greatly damaged in World War II, it still retains its original medieval charm and was the inspiration for the "village" in Beauty and the Beast.

One of the greatest heroes of WW2, selfless and fearless . Audie Murphy is still one of the most decorated soldiers in history.

Audie Murphy received every U. decoration for valor available to Army ground personnel at the time. He earned the Silver Star twice in three days, two Bronze Star Medals, three Purple Hearts, the Distinguished Service Cross, and the Medal of Honor.

Audie Murphy  Arlington National Cemetery

Audie Murphy, Arlington Nat'l Cemetery - my Dad spoke of him, from when he was in WW II.

Colmar, France French and German influences commingle in this well-preserved Alsatian village, where local bakeries sell both croissants and kugelhopf, and restaurants specialize in foie gras and sauerkraut (or choucroute). A range of architectural styles, from German Gothic to French Neo-Baroque, can be spotted in the old town, which was spared destruction during World War II—thanks in part to the historical beauty of its cobblestoned lanes, quiet canals, and half-timbered houses.

Colmar, France - Considered the capital of wine from the Alsatian district, known for its exquisite aromas. The town has earned the nickname “Little Venice” because of the waterways that twist through the Medieval streets.

French & German influences commingle in Colmar, #France, which was spared destruction during World War II—thanks in part to the beauty of its cobblestoned lanes, quiet canals, & half-timbered houses. #travel

Colmar is a city in Alsace. Old town Colmar is renowned for its well preserved numerous architectural landmarks and is the most beautiful town in France.

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