RARE WWII 1944 German Panzer Captured'Battle of Arracourt' France Combat Map
Museum-grade World War II'Battle of Arracourt' German combat map captured and brought back by a WWII U. Dated 1944 this map shows extensive German Army and Panzer battle notations and marking as it shows rare artillery coordinates, Panzer locations, German high command stations, retreating lines, and German Army locations. It is unknown when this map was captured during the battle but it would have surely provided the Allied with vital intelligence on German positions and movements. It is extremely rare to any World War II maps with combat annotations as extensive as this. Especially captured German maps from one of the most famous battles of France during World War II. The Battle of Arracourt was a fierce battle that took place in Lorraine, France between and September 18th-29th of 1944 and is considered one of the largest tank battles ever recorded in history. Dated 1944 this extremely rare, one-sided, German map is heavily marked with combat annotations of one of the most infamous battles of France during WWII. This very large map is two WWII German maps combined together to form one large map of the entire length of the battlefield area (meaning this could be the ONLY of the Battle of Arracourt a Panzer soldier strategically combined two maps to encompass the entire area more easily). The Battle of Arracourt took place during the Lorraine Campaign of World War II.
As part of a counteroffensive against recent U. Advances in France, the German 5th Panzer Army had as its objective the recapture of Lunéville and the elimination of the XII Corps bridgehead over the Moselle River at Dieulouard.
What makes this map so rare are the extensive markings and combat annotations done by the German Army and Panzer soldiers. Done in various ink and pencil instruments this map shows clear evidence of having been extensively carried and used during almost the entire length of the battle and possibly by many different people.
This map shows the entire battlefield including areas such as ARRACOURT, MONCOURT, JUVRECOURT, and so many more! This combined German map shows the entire battlefield. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\WW II (1939-45)\Original Period Items\Germany\Personal, Field Gear". The seller is "premierrelics" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Theme: Militaria
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Conflict: WW II (1939-45)