Patton Bounces the Rhine Russ Rodgers. NIERSTEIN AND OPPENHEIM 1945 Patton Bounces the Rhine RUSS RODGERS ILLUSTRATED BY DARREN TAN CAMPAIGN 350 NIERSTEIN AND OPPENHEIM 1945 Patton Bounces the Rhine. Cover.
Army crosses the Rhine near Nierstein and Oppenheim and establishes bridgeheads on the east bank. By the end of the 23rd, the whole of the division is over the river. German resistance is negligible. Prisoners taken by the Allies in ...
... and no longer trusted him.71 On 30 March 1945 Hitler and Speer had a face-to-face showdown in the old Reich Chancellery. ... made the second successful Allied crossing of the Rhine at Nierstein and Oppenheim, south of Mainz.
The Rhine is finally crossed in Germany on 22 March. Bridgeheads are made at Nierstein and Oppenheim, with a whole division across the river by the next day. Montgomery crosses on the 23rd with the 21st Army group. There.