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Bastogne Barracks (Headquarter Gen. McAuliffe)

These barracks were the headquarter of Gen. McAuliffe, commander of the 101st Airborne Division, during the Battle of the Bulge. From here he dedicated his legendary answer "NUTS", on 22 December 1944.

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