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I am in the process to put a paper together on my fathers tour in WWII estimated date of arrival 1/20/1945.  Organization Company E 359th Infantry - Dog Company.  Battles and Campaigns  Rhineland  Central Europe  GO 105 WD 45.  However, I don't understand what GO 105 WD 45 is tell me.  Are they the locations of the cities that he was involved in fighting at.  Please help.  Thank you

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GO 105 WD 45”, stands for General Orders, # 105, War Department, 1945.  It is the General Orders which stated what the “Official Campaigns” were during WWII.  GO 105 WD 45, was rescinded by General Orders, #24, War Department, 1947.
As to the cities your father fought it check out the below link it will be very helpful.

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http://digicom.bpl.lib.me.us/ww_reg_his/183/  

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