This is a limited edition book – get it while you can.
This second book in the ‘Panzers Normandie 44 Serie’ tells the history of SS-Panzer-Regiment.1 ‘Leibstandarte’ during the battle of Normandy, under the command of SS-Obersturmbannführer Peiper.
This book focuses on the unit’s refitting in Belgium during 1944, and subsequent combat during the Battle of Normandy from mid-July until the retreat to the Seine at the end of August. All combat areas of the SS-Panzer-Regiment 1 ‘LAH’ are covered : Hill 112 – Soliers (during Goodwood) – Verrières – Tilly- la-Campagne – Saint-Barthélemy – Mortain – Rânes – Saint-Lambert and the corridor of death (Falaise Gap)…
This limited edition work is illustrated with almost 300 photos and documents from the collections of the crews of this famous Panzer-Regiment and private collections. Note that this book is written in French, no English translation is available.