|633rd Tank Destroyer Battalion|
Unit History: Activated 16 December, 1941, at Camp Forrest, Tennessee, as a light Towed Battalion. Arrived at Le Havre, France, on 13 April, 1945, equipped with M18's. Moved to Nürnberg, Germany, arriving on 3 May. Advanced to Pilsen, Czechoslovakia. Attached to 16th Armored Division. History text from the book The Tank Killers by Harry Yeide. Used by permission.
Combat Equipment: 5/45 - M18.
Commanding Officers: Floyd R. Brisack
Code Name/s: Unknown
Campaign Credits: Central Europe.................Mar. 22, to May 11, 1945
Location August 1945: Ft. Bragg, NC
1.) Miscellaneous Documents-from the Dwight D. Eisenhower Presidential Library, Museum and Boyhood Home, Abilene, Kansas.
Transfer of TD Battalions to Camp Hood, July 17, 1942........................2 Pages
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