Hold the Westwall

The History of Panzer Brigade 105, September 1944


Book Description

  • First book in English on Germany's failed experiment with independent armored brigades in World War II
  • Dramatic story of Panzer Brigade 105, one of ten such units, and its formation, deployment (including its defense of the Siegfried Line), and ultimate destruction
  • Also presents American accounts of what it was like to fight the brigade
  • Relies heavily on primary documents and interviews

  • About the Author

    Timm Haasler also contributed to Duel in the Mist about the Battle of the Bulge. He lives in Germany.

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