Today in World War II History—Jan. 25, 1944
Soviet tank assault force on a T-26 light tank in the Korsun area, 1944 (Russian International News Agency image #606710/I. Ozerskij/CC-BY-SA 3.0)
75 Years Ago—Jan. 25, 1944: Soviets surround 60,000 German troops in Korsun-Cherkassy pocket in Ukraine.
US II Corps successfully crosses the Rapido River north of Cassino in Italy.
The Cassino area of Italy, WWII (US Army Center of Military History)