|The next few photographs and memorabilia images were furnished by Lt William Taylor, Hq Co 1st Bn, 253d Infantry Regiment
|L-R: T/5 George Mieure and Sgt John
Mastrogovanni (later T/Sgt) unpacking a
mine detector for "schuh" mines.
Hanweiler, Germany 16 Feb 45
|Lt William Taylor, Hq Co 1st Bn 253d Infantry on
"liberated" bicycle in Kleinbittersdorf, Germany.
|Small paper German flag found decorating the entrance to a town captured
by 1st Bn 253d Infantry- signed by members of the A&P Platoon, Hq Co
1st Bn 253d Infantry
|Below-German Propaganda Leaflet dropped on men of the 253d Infantry - 1945
|Copy of a Safe Conduct Pass dropped over German lines to encourage German soldiers to surrender
|End of Taylor photos