Louis Zamperini, an Olympic runner who was a pilot in World War II crashed into the Pacific and spent 47 days adrift in a life raft before being captured by the Japanese and enduring a harsh imprisonment.
Chuck Plauda and Clarence Ware of the "Filthy paint their faces before the parachute drop into Normandy. The "Filthy were members of the section, demolitions platoon, Parachute Infantry Regiment. A unit of the Airborne Division
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