Peiper's Last Advance by Nicolas Trudgian - the Battle of the Bulge, December 1944. An SS battle group commander, Peiper was convicted of killing US prisoners at Malmedy after the war.
#Onthisday 1944: The Malmedy Massacre via @warfaremagazine #BattleOfTheBulge #WW2
The Malmedy Massacre. Atrocity committed by troops of Peiper's battle group.
The remains of an American medic executed at the Malmedy Massacre where 81 American POWs were executed in cold blood by troops of the 1st SS Panzer Division.
Blogged: one page from The Battle of the Bulge, the Malmedy massacre. #WW2 Source - The Battle of the Bulge
The Malmedy Massacre - Jochen Peiper
✠ Joachim Peiper (30 January 1915 – 14 July 1976) Murdered in France. RK 09.03.1943 SS-Sturmbannführer Kdr III./(gp.)/2. SS-Pz.Gren.Rgt “LSSAH” [377. EL] 31.12.1941 SS-Sturmbannführer Kdr SS-Pz.Rgt 1 “LSSAH” [119. Sw] 11.01.1945 SS-Obersturmbannführer Kdr SS-Pz.Rgt 1 “LSSAH”
Joachim Peiper (1915-1976) was a an SS-Standartenführer in the Waffen-SS during…
Baugnez - Malmedy 1945 - 1er Monument aux victimes US du massacres. (The Malmedy Massacre).