Jochen Peiper : Commander Panzerregiment Leibstandarte. Patrick Agte, Robert E. Dohrenwend.

Jochen Peiper : Commander Panzerregiment Leibstandarte

Winnipeg: J J Federowicz, 1999.

Illustrated by Illustrated. Hardcover. Very Good- with no dust jacket. Item #13797
ISBN: 0921991460

Cocked, top edge foxed, otherwise light wear. Solid oversize hardcover. ; Revisionist biography of Waffen-SS commander Jochen Peiper which contests his guilt of the Malmedy massacre during the Ardennes Offensive. "He and his units fought at all the hot spots of the European theatre: Russia 1941, Karkov, Kurst, Korsun Pocket), Normandy, Battle of the Bulge, Hungary 1945 and the last battles in Austria. Unjustly sentenced to death for the Malmedy incident, he spent many years in prison. ... After moving to Traves, France, his home was attacked at night and set on fire by suspected French Communists. Jochen Peiper died inside his house ..." Includes more than 850 photos and 30 pages of documents. "It is also an excellend record of the history of the premier division of the Waffen-SS, the "LSSAH", and the personal careers of many Waffen-SS soldiers and recipients of German's higher combat awards." ; viii, 670 pages.

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