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The Bridge at Remagen
(site of World War II First Crossing of the
Rhine River)
The bridge was taken in one of the most
famous battles of the war (and dramatized
in a Hollywood motion picture.)  Sergeant
R. L. Carver was wounded in this battle and
later received the Bronze Star for Valor,
along with the Purple Heart.
78th Infantry, U.S. Army
"The Lightning Division"
The 78th Infantry Division

The Bridge at Remagen
(Hollywood movie posters)