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From Tanks to Paratroops - In Dad's Own Words

My father fought in WWII as a paratrooper in the 105th Infantry of the 82nd Airborne.  When he first joined the Army, though, he was in the Armored Division.  1,078 more words


First Special Service Force - Italy 1943

First Special Service Force

1st Regiment, 2nd Battalion, 4th Company 

Radicosa, Italy  1943

Today I put together a recreation of the famed “Black Devils” or “Devils Brigade”. 220 more words

Excerpt from War Bonds in current issue of Nostalgia Magazine

If you can’t wait until February to read some of War Bonds– you don’t have to!

Chapter 31 “So Nice To Come Home To”  from… 102 more words

War Bonds Blog

My year in ASL

I haven’t written an AAR for a while, because my opponent kept beating me to the punch. So here are my remaining games from this year in a condensed format, for the sake of completeness. 394 more words


Little girl gets her Christmas wish with surprise from Paratrooper brother

SOUTH EUCLID – The last day before Christmas break is always filled with excitement and anticipation, but it reached a new level inside a first grade classroom at Sacred Heart of Jesus Academy in South Euclid. 194 more words


The Real Band Of Brothers

Photo by: Walter Gordon
Unit: Easy Company, 506th Regiment, 101st Airborne.