Castle Itter: When Germans and Americans Joined Forces in World War II


Itter Castle seen from the southeast, 1979. Steve J. Morgan / Creative Commons

With one notable exception, American and German forces were bitterly opposed to one another during World War II -- that exception? The Battle of Castle Itter. Tune in to learn more about the strange sequence of events that led both the US and the Germany army to team up for a rescue mission.