Brigadier General Anthony McAuliffe 101st Airborne says ‘NUTS’ to German offer of surrender at Bastogne 1944

#OnThisDay 1944 Brigadier General Anthony McAuliffe, commander of the US 101st Airborne Division, who were surrounded by Germans at Bastogne gave his famed ‘NUTS’ response to a German offer of surrender. All of McAuliffe’s grandparents were Irish. #Ireland #History #WW2

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