The shrine of knowledge.

Battle Of Cisterna

A selection of articles related to battle of cisterna.

Original articles from our library related to the Battle Of Cisterna. See Table of Contents for further available material (downloadable resources) on Battle Of Cisterna.

Gwydion and the Battle of the Trees
One of the common themes in Welsh mythology involves raids into the Underworld. This nether land realm is called by different sources Annwn, Achren, Caer Sidi, or by modern English references: Hades or the Otherworld. The images of the Welsh Underworld were...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
King Arthur and the Cymry Heroes
The Celtic Britons called themselves the Cymry, which meant "fellow countrymen" in their Celtic tongue. Once Roman rule ended in Britain in about 410 A.D., a power vacuum developed, leading to the onslaught of Germanic invasions by Angles and Saxons,...
Saga of Times Past >> Legend and Prehistory
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
Mythic Heroes of Celtic Ireland
The Celtic mythology of Ireland is best summarized as consisting of four broad cycles. This month's article deals with mythic Celtic mortals, figures who populate the stories in the second and third cycles below. Four Cycles of Irish Mythology Foundation...
Saga of Times Past >> Legend and Prehistory
King James Bible: Deuteronomy, Chapter 20
Chapter 20 20:1 When thou goest out to battle against thine enemies, and seest horses, and chariots, and a people more than thou, be not afraid of them: for the LORD thy God is with thee, which brought thee up out of the land of Egypt. 20:2 And it shall be,...
Old Testament >> Deuteronomy
The Celtic Vedic Connection, Part I
Of all the great ancient cultures perhaps no two share more parallels than those of the Celtic and Vedic peoples. A deep rooted affinity runs between them, what is present in one is mirrored in the other. Myths, Gods, Goddesses, even fairy tales bear a...
Religions >> Druidism
Religions >> Vedic

Battle Of Cisterna is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Battle Of Cisterna books and related discussion.

Suggested Pdf Resources

The Battle for Anzio - William Woodruff
By the end of January the stage was set for what proved to be one of the bloodiest battles on the western front. In the battles for. Aprilia (the factory), Cisterna, ...
Anzio - After the Battle - 1989 - VI Corps Combat Engineers
Ferriere and Cisterna on Route 7. rThere were numerous other unmetalled roads and tracks crossing the plain connecting farms and farro settlements.
US Fifth Army History - part V - The Drive to Rome - VI Corps ...
General Clark in Rome, after giving pursuit instructions to his commanders. War has its price: evacuating the wounded from the battle field of Cisterna opposite ...
To download as PDF click here - US Army Center Of Military History
Sep 15, 1989 battle is found the final test of plans, training, equipment, and-above all- the fighting ..... Between Cisterna and Littoria the plain merged with the ...
audie murphy's campaign - Days of Wonder
heavy losses throughout the war, as it was engaged in violent battles in Italy and in .... The 3rd Infantry Division must take Cisterna di Littoria to break through.

Suggested News Resources

I survived the battle of Cisterna: The story of Pfc. James Palmer of the 1st
BUFFALO, N.Y. - Anzio, Italy, January 1944, at 0130, the intermittent roar of firing from an eight-inch howitzer battery and the drizzle of a light chilly rain made Pfc.
I Survived the Battle of Cisterna: The Story of Pfc. James Palmer, 1st Ranger Bn
BUFFALO, NY (Timothy Lawn) – Anzio, Italy, January 1944, at 0130, the intermittent roar of firing from an eight-inch howitzer battery and the drizzle of a light chilly rain made Pfc.
A Hero Cook and Medal Mystery at a Thrift Store in Horizon City
The battle for Anzio-1944 an uncertain trumpet
As a tragic example of the misuse of “infantry” during the break-out and the assault on the town of Cisterna, out of two battalions of the 4th Rangers and 15th Infantry numbering 767 men, only six returned!
Women's European Qualifier - Pool B Preview
Europe's elite teams have arrived to Ankara to battle for one Olympic berth in the Women's European Qualifier. Which team has the best chance to secure their ticket to Rio? All eyes in Europe will turn to Ankara from January 4-9 when the best European ...

Suggested Web Resources

Battle of Cisterna - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Battle of Cisterna took place during World War II, on 30 January–2 February 1944, near Cisterna, Italy, as part of the Battle of Anzio, part of the Italian ...
6615th Ranger Force - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The 6615th Ranger Force was a regiment of the United States Army, raised for service in World War II. It served in the Italian Campaign and lost two whole battalions at the Battle of Cisterna, part of the Battle of Anzio in early 1944.
Cisterna di Latina; 1944 - Darby's Rangers - Tripod
Anzio Problems set the Stage for Disaster at Cisterna. Bob Price/Editor ... But, the German's were experienced by the time the Anzio Battle took place.
Battle of Cisterna - World War II Wiki - Wikia
The Battle of Cisterna was a battle that took place between chiefly American Ranger forces and...
Battle Of Cisterna - YouTube
Jan 10, 2014 During WWII, two entire battalions of U.S. army rangers are destroyed at the Battle of Cisterna after an ambush by German soldiers.

Great care has been taken to prepare the information on this page. Elements of the content come from factual and lexical knowledge databases, library and third-party sources. We appreciate your suggestions and comments on further improvements of the site.

Discussion Forum
David Gershuny
Place for your opinion