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WWII Bastogne "Nuts" commemorative plaque. Made from brass shell casings collected after the war. I know a few paratroopers from the 101st Airborne who were presented these visiting the area after the war.

We shall not see his like again.

On 6 June 1944 (D-Day) from the 94th Squadron aircraft “Argonia,” some of the first elements of the 101st Airborne Division jumped into Normandy to help spearhead the largest airborne assault in history against Hitler's Fortress Europe.

#TogetherWeServed ....... A historic collection found in S. Phila. home In a bedroom lay a white silk pillow - yellowed with age and emblazoned with the screaming eagle emblem of the Army's 101st Airborne Division. On the walls were pictures and plaques telling the story of a World War II veteran; in another room was an adjustable hospital bed and, on a window... Continue Reading.... https://www.facebook.com/TogetherWeServed/photos/a.143379379037728.24107.136254416416891/823381167704209/?typ...

Vietnam -- 1968 - 1969

George Luz and 'Babe' Heffron, Easy Company 506th PIR, 101st Airborne

American soldiers attend Mass in March 1945 in the bombed cathedral of Cologne. By Margaret Bourke-White

Major Dick Winters of Easy Company - real on the right, Band of Brothers on the left.

Dick Winters, Lewis Nixon and Harry Welsh in Berchtesgaden

Major Richard "Dick" Winters Commander of Easy Company 101st Airborne World War II

Band of Brothers was based on the actions of Dick Winters and Easy Company. Easy Company September 18, 1944

This now-colourised photograph of General Lee was taken at his home in Richmond, Virginia, one week after the surrender at Appomattox. I cannot say enough good things about this man: A Southerner, and a gentleman, who fought for what he believed in, and who faced the end of the war with as much dignity and courage as when he started. There will never be another General Lee.

Not German but allied Finnish soldiers- stood dead Russian soldiers up to intimidate further attackers, Finland, Winter War 1939

Vietnam War

General Patton during World War II

Major Richard Winters of 101st Airborne--He wrote The Band of Brothers. (A true American hero) Sooooo handsome!

Dick Winters and Lewis Nixon,

Frozen German dead at Stalingrad (Winter 1943)

“One day my grandson said to me, Grandpa were you a hero in the war? And I said to him no I'm not a hero, but I have served in a company full of them.” -Maj. Richard "Dick" Winters (1918-2011) Commander of Easy Company in BAND OF BROTHERS

Ste. Marie du Mont, Normandy, France. Easy Company and the 101st Airborne captured and occupied on D-Day.

Modern Medicine and War - William "Kyle" Carpenter lost most of his jaw and an eye when he fell on a grenade to shield a fellow Marine from the blast. His body shattered, one lung collapsed, the Marine lance corporal was nearly given up for dead after that 2010 Afghanistan firefight. Then he spent 2½ years in a hospital as doctors worked to rebuild his body Full Article: http://www.cnn.com/2014/05/20/us/medal-of-honor-carpenter/index.html?hpt=hp_c4