National Geographic : 1945 Jul
Bit of America on the Rhine From Burma's Stilwell Road to Germany's dual highways, Yank sign painters make the countryside seem like home. This town was in the Ninth Army's sec tor of the Rhine, opposite the Ruhr. A German helmet decorates the post. U. S.Army Signal Corps, Official A CalifornianWashes His Feet inthe Rhine During a rest period at Linz, Pfc. Alfonso Argott from San Fernando put Germany's "sacred" water togood use. Linz, about three miles upstream from Remagen, was one of the first towns east ofthe Rhine tofall.