Group – operational and strategic alliances in the U.S. military during . It operated in the territory of France in 1944 – 45 years.
The landing in France
Group established August 1, 1944 in Corsica, in order to unite the and 1st French in planning the invasion of southern France. August 15 was carried out , in which the allied forces successfully landed in the French region of Provence – Alpes – Cote d’Azur. Due to the unfavorable situation on the entire , the Group G, located in France, began to retreat to the north-east. Aug. 28 French 2nd with the support of the guerrillas, and the ships of the U.S. Navy freed Toulon and Marseille. September 3, allied troops took Lyon and 11 September near Dijon allied with the right wing of the 3rd U.S. Army 12th Army Group, advancing from Normandy and Brittany. The result has been formed unified Western front, and the German units were located in the south-western France was cut off. By November Group came to the French-German border in Alsace is
Battles in Central Europe
January 1, 1945,(the 1st and the ) tried to counter-attack in the region of Alsace and Lorraine, and, but failed to achieve significant results, and the 25th number were stopped. March 26 forces of the 6th Army Group crossed the Rhine and within two months without encountering significant resistance, occupied much of southern Germany. After the surrender of Germany, 6th Army Group while carrying occupation functions in Germany.
The U.S. Army Group in
Military units and formations established in 1944