Messengers of the Lost Battalion
Author Gregory Orfalea discussed his book, Messengers of the Lost Battalion: The Heroic 551st and the Turning of the Tide at the Battle of the Bulge. The book is about the 551st infantry battalion, of which his father was a member, and its role in turning back the German advance during the Battle of the Bulge in December 1944. He answered audience questions. close
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