WWII Journals of Walton Van Arsdale 79th Division, 311th Field Artillery
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79th Division
Cross of Lorraine
ensignia of the 79th

1944 June 18 - Entering France
  August 21 - The Collaborator's Punishment
  August 22 - A Tiger at the OP
  October 3 - Major Kinney
  November 21 - The Bronze Star
  November 26 - A Pile of Rubble
1945 January 8 - The Snow Patrols
  January 9 - The Battle of Hatten (The SIlver Star)
   

 

 

 

 



Here are the journal entries. More info is being added daily in the month of August 2005, so check back. The diary in the archive contains entries from April of 1944 in England through to September of 1945 when he returned to the states.

 

 

 

 
   
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