Publications

The Longest Walk

 

 

Paul Zigo

This view book and guide details via narrative, photos and maps the amazing story of the 116th Infantry Regiment of the U.S. Army’s 29th Infantry Division from D-Day June 6, 1944 to the capture of St. Lo, France 40 agonizing days later – “the longest walk.” The regiment lost one-third of its 3200 men on Omaha Beach including more than 350 dead. The book features photos of the actual invasion, the story of what happened during the course of battle, and color photos of what the battlefield looks like today. It salutes the contribution of the regiment to the Allied victory ultimately achieved on May 8, 1945.

Paul Zigo

“When Men Have To Die” is a revealing book about the fall of the Philippines to the Japanese in April 1942 and the subsequent Bataan Death March. It features the memoir of Army veteran Harry J. Whittinghill, one who was there and suffered afterwards as a Japanese prisoner of war for over three long years. The book is co-authored with Dr. John McLaughlin, former director of the NJ World War II Book Club and Marie Somers, retired Director of Communication for Information Technology at Seton Hall University.

 

UNCONDITIONAL SURRENDER: WITNESSING HISTORY – MAY 1945

Nazi Germany’s Surrender to the Allies

Ending World War II in Europe

Understand the ending of WW II in Europe. This insightful account features historic photos by Gen. Dwight Eisenhower’s wartime photographer. To order a book, go to archwaypublishing.com/bookstore

By Paul E. Zigo

Publications October 3, 2019

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7:00 pm PEARL HARBOR: A DAY OF INFAMY @ Manville Library, Branch of Somerset County Library System
PEARL HARBOR: A DAY OF INFAMY @ Manville Library, Branch of Somerset County Library System
Dec 3 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
“Pearl Harbor: A Day Of Infamy” Early in the morning of December 7, 1941, Japanese carrier-based planes and submarines attacked the U.S. Pacific Fleet and nearby military airfields at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. Eight American battleships and ten other naval vessels were sunk or badly damaged. A total of 64 American[...]
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CRITICAL WW II TURNING POINT – T... @ Wall Township Branch, Monmouth County Library
Dec 5 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Guadalcanal, a Japanese occupied island in the Solomon Island chain in the South Pacific was invaded by a major US Marine force on August 7, 1942. The bloody and protracted struggle for this steamy, malaria-ridden, rain-sodden island lasted for nearly 6 months resulting in over 6000 casualties to include 1752[...]
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7:00 pm BATTLE OF THE BULGE, DECEMBER 19... @ Robbinsville Branch, Mercer County Library System
BATTLE OF THE BULGE, DECEMBER 19... @ Robbinsville Branch, Mercer County Library System
Dec 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
BATTLE OF THE BULGE, DEC. 1944: GREATEST AMERICAN BATTLE The Battle of the Bulge, Adolf Hitler’s final counter offensive in northwest Europe, was launched on December 16, 1944. Aimed at splitting the Allied armies in half and capturing the key port of Antwerp, the offensive surprised the Allies and caused[...]

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