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  wwii
On being detached from the 29th Division, the commanding officer of B Company was presented with the Bronze Star for the meritorious manner in which his company had carried out the support of the various combat teams of the division.
It was here that the infantry reported to C Company that the bursting WP shells had sent hundreds of Germans screaming into the river to ease their burning flesh where particles of flaming phosphorous had struck them.
Division and corps artillery were strictly rationed on ammunition, their fires being limited to registration and emergency missions; consequently, the entire artillery support for a time was furnished by the 4.2s and TDs.
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  Dieppe Raid - Biocrawler   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Operation Jubilee still relied on the Canadian 2nd Division to attack Dieppe, Puys and Pourville, while the paratroop assault on the flank gun batteries was replaced by an amphibious assault by Commandos.
In respect of machine guns, mortars and artillery it was adequately protected with a concentration on the main approach, (particularly in the myriad of cliff caves), and with a reserve at the rear.
The 571st Infantry Regiment of the 302nd Static Infantry Division was firmly category two and their commander, Conrad Haase, wisely kept them concentrated in the town with the heavier guns carefully concealed.
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 Britain.tv Wikipedia - Dieppe Raid
Operation Jubilee still relied on the 2nd Canadian Infantry Division under Major General J. Roberts to attack Dieppe, Puys and Pourville, while the paratroop assault on the flank gun batteries was replaced by an amphibious assault by Commandos.
German S-boats torpedoed some of the LCTs; coastal defences were alerted and 80% of the attacking force was destroyed.
The 2nd Canadian Infantry Division liberated Dieppe and held a victory parade shortly afterwards, in the first week of September 1944.
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 Dieppe Raid information - Search.com
In respect of machine guns, mortars and artillery it was adequately protected with a concentration on the main approach, (particularly in the myriad of cliff caves), and with a reserve at the rear.
The 571st Infantry Regiment, 302nd Static Infantry Division, was firmly category two and their commander, Generalmajor Conrad Haase, wisely kept them concentrated in the town with the heavier guns carefully concealed.
German S-boats torpedoed some of the LCTs; coastal defences were alerted and 80% of the attacking force was destroyed.
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 German 302nd Static Infantry Division - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The 302nd Static Infantry Division was raised over the winter of 1940-1941 and stationed in northern France for occupation duties.
It was serving as coastal defense at Dieppe during the Canadian amphibious raid of August 1942, which it turned back, inflicting severe losses upon the Allied forces.
In October the division was reorganized as the 302nd Infantry Division (with improved mobility and offensive capabilities), and after a few additional months serving as a reserve in France was transferred to the Russian Front in early 1943 to help shore up the line after the fall of Stalingrad.
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 German 302nd Static Infantry Division at AllExperts
The 302nd Static Infantry Division was raised over the winter of 1940-1941 and stationed in northern France for occupation duties.
It was serving as coastal defense at Dieppe during the Canadian amphibious raid of August 1942, which it turned back with severe losses.
In October the division was reorganized as the 302nd Infantry Division (with improved mobility and offensive capabilities), and after a few additional months serving as a reserve in France was transferred to the Russian Front in early 1943 to help shore up the line after the fall of Stalingrad.
en.allexperts.com /e/g/ge/german_302nd_static_infantry_division.htm   (253 words)

  
 Unit History of 81st Cml Mortar Bn
On January 22, the company was attached to the 302nd Infantry, 94th Division, which had pushed a thin wedge along the eastern bank of the Moselle and was holding the narrow bridgehead opposite the company's position in Klienmacher, Luxembourg.
The 76th Division, north of the Moselle opposite Trier, sent a regiment across a bridge, which had been captured intact, to help clean up the Trier area; the 1st platoon was attached to this, the 417th Regiment, 76th Division.
The German resistance was quickly broken and, on March 4, American troops held all the ground between the Saar and the Moselle.
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