Listen to a WWII veteran explain how he was rescued from a POW camp by his very own division. He explains how the prisoners listened intently to American forces bombarding the Germans with artillery shells night after night as their captors attempted to flee from the advancing Americans.
The veteran in the video states that being rescued by his own division was only one of several major surprises in this story. He claims that the biggest shock was waking up to find that the Germans that had taken them captive had fled in the middle of the night out of fear the Americans would soon catch up.
This veteran was given the choice of a lifetime after the Germans retreated, stay with the other POWs or resume his position in his own division. The veteran in the AudioBurst blow claims that the biggest shock came when the captain of his outfit pulled up in a Jeep and delivered some shocking news to all soldiers present. Listen to the very end to hear what the captain said that had these soldiers literally jumping for joy!