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Battalion Stories

612th Tank Destroyer Battalion

The original story written and printed during occupation in Czechoslovakia.

Barney Wesoly created the beautiful front and back covers.

Barney’s daughter, Mary Ann Wesoly, provided the copy scanned and restored here.

Camp Kilmer to Victory

Sgt. S. E. Mestr

The story of Company “A” from Fort Hood, TX to Czechoslovakia.
Includes a section about how the 612th

TD Bn had to “work their way across the Atlantic”.

Company “B”
Action At Honsfeld, Belgium

Don Smart

Another version from the view point of Company “B”.