Americans were close to assaulting the Quellenhof, headquarters of the Aachen commandant. By midday they had captured Farwick Park’s outbuildings, the shattered greenhouses. and the famous Kurhaus beerhall. But suddenly the teenage veterans of the Waffen SS struck back along the park’s edge. . .
Attacker: German (SS) (SS Bataillon "Rink", Kampfgruppe Diefenthal)
Defender: American (3rd Battalion, 36th Infantry Regiment, 1st Infantry Division)