The Malmedy massacre was a war crime in which 84 American prisoners of war were murdered by their German captors during World War II. The massacre was committed on December 17, 1944, by members of Kampfgruppe Peiper (part of the 1st SS Panzer Division), a German combat unit, during the Battle of the Bulge.    The massacre, as well as others committed by the same unit on the same day and following days, was the subject of the Malmedy massacre trial, part of the Dachau Trials of 1946. The…

The Malmedy massacre was a war crime in which 84 American prisoners of war were murdered by their German captors during World War II. The massacre was committed on December 17, 1944, by members of Kampfgruppe Peiper (part of the 1st SS Panzer Division), a German combat unit, during the Battle of the Bulge. The massacre, as well as others committed by the same unit on the same day and following days, was the subject of the Malmedy massacre trial, part of the Dachau Trials of 1946. The…

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Joachim Peiper was a field officer in the Waffen-SS during WWII . he was an…

Joachim Peiper was a field officer in the Waffen-SS during WWII . he was an…

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A GI surveys the scene of the Malmedy massacre. The victims' bodies were preserved under the snow until Allied forces recaptured the area in January 1945.

A GI surveys the scene of the Malmedy massacre. The victims' bodies were preserved under the snow until Allied forces recaptured the area in January 1945.

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Josef "Sepp" Dietrich - Dietrich commanded the 6th Panzer Army in the Battle of the Bulge.

Josef "Sepp" Dietrich - Dietrich commanded the 6th Panzer Army in the Battle of the Bulge.

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Blogged: one page from The Battle of the Bulge, the Malmedy massacre. #WW2  Source - The Battle of the Bulge

Blogged: one page from The Battle of the Bulge, the Malmedy massacre. #WW2 Source - The Battle of the Bulge

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Soldiers carrying the body of a victim of the Malmedy Massacre during the Battle of the Bulge.

Soldiers carrying the body of a victim of the Malmedy Massacre during the Battle of the Bulge.

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The memorial of the Malmedy massacre at Baugnez. Each black stone embedded into the wall represents one of the victims.

The memorial of the Malmedy massacre at Baugnez. Each black stone embedded into the wall represents one of the victims.

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The Malmedy massacre, near the Belgian town by the same name, in which 80 American prisoners of war were murdered by their German captors during World War II. The massacre was committed on December 17, 1944, by members of Kampfgruppe Peiper (part of the 1st SS Panzer Division), a German combat unit, during the Battle of the Bulge.

The Malmedy massacre, near the Belgian town by the same name, in which 80 American prisoners of war were murdered by their German captors during World War II. The massacre was committed on December 17, 1944, by members of Kampfgruppe Peiper (part of the 1st SS Panzer Division), a German combat unit, during the Battle of the Bulge.

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