GIs keep low inside a landing craft during an assault across the Rhine at Oberwesel, Germany. [LCID: sc253]
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The Rhine Crossings in World War II

The Allied crossings of the Rhine River allowed US and British troops to advance rapidly into the interior of Germany, helping to bring about the defeat of the Third Reich.

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Explore a timeline of events that occurred before, during, and after the Holocaust.

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How and why was the Holocaust possible?