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Major Richard Winters and Damien Lewis - WOW! Damien meets with Ret. Maj. Richard Winters, the real life character he played in Band of Brothers. What an amazing experience! Major Winter, Damien Lewis, Major Dick, Bands Of Brother, Richard Winter, Dick Winter, Winter Bands, Damian Lewis, The Bands
Major Richard Winters was the third commanding officer (CO) of Easy Company, 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division. While initially serving as a platoon leader of Easy as a 2nd Lieutenant, he gained the mutual respect and the trust of the men who later be part of one of the largest invasions known to mankind.
Major Richard "Dick" D. Winters (January 21, 1918 – January 2, 2011) United States Army officer and decorated war veteran. He commanded Company "E", 2nd Battalion, 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division, during World War II. He is featured in the mini-series Band of Brothers.