U.S. 44th Infantry Division

This site is dedicated to the special breed of men, those who served in the U.S. 44th Infantry Division.  America and the whole world owe them a debt of gratitude which is as valid today as it was some 60 years ago.  They paid the numerous and terrible wages of war and did so as liberators not as conquerors.  On D-Day Eisenhower described their mission:

“the destruction of the German war machine, the elimination of Nazi tyranny over the oppressed peoples of Europe, and security for ourselves in a free world.”

This mission was accomplished.  The men of the 44th fought and were victorious so that we today have the chance, the opportunity,  to prosper and live as free men and women….enter