This Day in History: 1945-01-21

In Italy, 200 officers and men from 1st Loyals, resting and re-equipping at Perugia after months of hard fighting in the Apennines, travel 60 miles over ice-covered roads to Urbisaglia to visit the newly-arrived 2nd Loyals, which is under training before going into the line for the first time. It is the first meeting of the two battalions since 1918, when a similar reunion took place on the banks of the Rhine at the end of WWI