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





79th Infantry Division in WWII
A general Overview of the Division's history in the war.

Utah Beach to Cherbourg: The Fall of Cherbourg

D-Day Museum, New Orleans
The greatest WWII Museum in the States.

The 314th Infantry Regiment, 79th Division

The Letters of Private Melvin W. Johnson
A wonderful personal memoir site from a soldier in the 79th Div.

79th Division Photos at The Lone Sentry

The Capture of Cherbourg

Normandy Campaign
US Army resource

D-Day, Normandy and Beyond...
Eyewitness accounts of WWII


The "This day in WWII" info comes from many different
sources, but this is one of the better ones:

OnWar.com's Chronolgy

Home of the Field Artillery, Ft. Sill, OK

US Army Center of Military History

The Battle of the Bulge on the Web


WWII Field Artillery Unit Websites:

The 278th FA Bttn

The 419th FA Bttn

The 242nd FA Bttn

The 212th FA Bttn

The 738th FA Bttn

The 275th Armd FA Bttn


Field Artillery Association

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