Ride for the Rangers

Ride for the Rangers

On February 1st, 1944, the 1st and 3rd Ranger Battalions of the U.S. Army conducted a raid behind enemy lines to capture the town of Cisterna, Italy. It is located just 20 Km from the Anzio and Nettuno Beachheads. Of the 767 Rangers involved in the mission, all but 6 men were killed or captured. […]