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At about 1100 hours on May 8th, I headed into a little forest near our gun position to use the latrine.
It consisted of a trench we dug in the ground the width of a shovel, one foot deep, and about four feet long.
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'Tis the business of little minds to shrink; but he whose heart is firm, and whose conscience approves his conduct, will pursue his principles unto death. This location was right in the middle of a farm field in the town of Landau.
This meant we would have to sleep in the truck again.
The trouble was, there wasn’t much room in there with all of the junk we had accumulated.
It had been announced to the rest of the world that Hitler had committed suicide in his bunker under the Reich Chancellery in Berlin on April 30th and the city had fallen to the Russians on May 2nd, but we had heard none of this.
Our news bulletins were non-existent and if the European war had lasted another six months it would not have surprised us.
They were just beyond the forest, which turned out to be quite shallow, about fifty feet away.
They sounded like they were flying at an extremely low altitude. From what I could see, they all had swastikas or black crosses (German symbols) on them.
At about the same time, a 90mm antiaircraft gun battery (See Fig.
These woods were very dense, and I had no idea how deep they were.
All of a sudden the roar of many planes overhead broke the complete silence.