Fifth Army at the Winter Line (15 November 1943 – 15 January 1944)




Fifth Army at the Winter Line is a sequel to From the Volturno to the Winter Line. The actions of the United States II and VI Corps are told here in detail. They were aided by other Allied units under U.S. Fifth Army: British 10th Corps on the left flank, and the French Expeditionary Corps, for the last two weeks of the period, on the right flank. The actions of these units and of the British Eighth Army on the Adriatic coast are summarized briefly.