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German civilians sow recent battlefield.
Residents of a village south of captured Magdeburg, Germany, sow potatoes in fields which two days previously were the site of heavy infantry and tank battles as the battles as the Second Armored Division, Ninth U.S. Army, beat back Nazi resistance. U.S. armored troops cleared the Nazis from the portion of Magdeburg west of the Elbe River by April; 18, 1945…