Two superb volumes on their combat achievements. A total of 129 Knight’s Crosses were awarded to men from this division. The books contain many photos which have never been printed before. The books also include many short biographies of the key personnel in the division. This first volume “Years of Attack” follows the recruitment and training and their vertical deployment in Scandinavia, Holland, Eben Emael, Corinth and Crete through two tough tours as elite infantry on the Eastern Front.
Hard Cover, 9″ x 12″, 228 pages, over 250 color b+w photos, colour maps, Orders of Battle.