Re: Request for history of Fifth Army
Try < http://www.5tharmy.army.mil/FifthArmy/about/5thaguide.htmhttp://www.5tharmy.army.mil/FifthArmy/about/5thaguide.htm >
There's not a lot, mainly because Fifth Army was NOT a combat organization; it was a general headquarters for command and control of combat organizations as were all field army and army corps' headquarters.
Re Turner's remarks. Everything is a "hodge-podge of fairly useless leads" when you don't know what you're doing.