The division insignia, according to legend, is the creation of a driver of the division who painted it on the side of his truck with such success that the resulting design evolved into the insignia of the 2d Division.

Arrived European Theatre of Operations 19 October 1943

Entered Combat (First Elements) 7 June 1944.Entered Combat (Entire Division) 12 June 1944

On this map you will find the positions of the 2nd Infantry Division (USA). The map is interactive, which means you can click on the icons on the map. It will open a bubble with the links to the details of this specific location. The seperate listings can be found here: 2 Infantry Division USA

 

 

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