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501st Parachute Infantry Regiment Patch
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501st PIR Patch

101st Airborne WW II
Medal of Honor Recipients

  Lt Col Robert G Cole
Pfc Joe E. Mann

Distinguished Service Cross(DSC) Recipients
Col Julian J Ewell
2/Lt George E Schmidt
Capt Francis L Sampson

Silver Star Recipients
Lt Col Robert C Carroll
Capt Paul M Cote
1/Lt Edley Craighill Jr
1/Lt John E Curran
Col Julian J Ewell
2/Lt Cecil O Fuquay
Col Howard R Johnson
1/Lt Claude P Jones Jr
Capt Vernon Kraeger
1/Lt Joseph C Mc Gregor
1/Lt George C Murn
Capt Altus F Mc Reynolds
Capt Fred A Owens
1/Lt Henry J Puhalski
1/Lt Robert S Schorsch
Capt Claude D Wallace Jr

The 501st Parachute Infantry Regiment
Roll of Honor Officers

 LastName FirstName MI Tle Rank Unit Location Date   Status Cemetery

Atkinson John W Jr 1/Lt Hq 1 Normandy 6/8/44 NOR
Barbour Sheldon E 2/Lt Co A/D Holland 9/17/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures  USA/PA
Beechinor Donald C 2/Lt Co D Belgium 1/3/45 USA/CA
Bogart Loyal K Capt Co B Normandy 6/11/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures Graignes BR
Burd William G Capt RHQ Holland 9/17/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures PH(OLC) MAR
Carroll Robert C Lt Col Hq 1 Normandy 6/8/44 SS NOR
Chastant Thomas A Capt Hq 1 Normandy 6/8/44 NOR
Cote Paul M Capt Hq 3 Belgium 1/3/45 SS LUX
Couger Quincy M 2/Lt Co F Normandy 6/6/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures  USA/TX
Craighill Edley Jr 1/Lt Co A Normandy 6/14/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures SS USA/VA
Crouch Everett G 2/Lt Co G Normandy 6/6/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures BS NOR
Curran John E 1/Lt Co H Normandy 6/14/44 DOW/SS NOR
Danielson Frank W 1/Lt Holland 9/18/44 USA/NY
Davidson Charles K 2/Lt Co H Holland 9/26/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures  MAR
Ell John W 1/Lt Co H/I Holland 9/18/44 BS MAR
Frase Robert J 1/Lt Co B/D Holland 9/23/44 USA/NJ
Fuquay Cecil O 2/Lt Co A Holland 9/23/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures SS USA/FL
Grimaldi Alfonso 1/Lt Belgium 1/3/45 LUX
Harman Joseph R 1/Lt Co F Belgium 12/23/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures PH(OLC) LUX
Harrison Robert R 1/Lt Co I 4/1/45 POW USA/MT
Hoobing Carl D 2/Lt Hq 2 Normandy 6/8/44 NOR
Hotchkiss Richard E Capt Co I Normandy 6/6/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures  USA/KS
Hutchison Edwin B Jr 1/Lt Co B Normandy 6/10/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures  USA/VA
Janitz Glenn F 1/Lt Co H Holland 9/20/44 USA/MN
Johnson Howard R Col RHQ/CO Holland 10/8/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures DOW USA/DC
Jones Claude P Jr 1/Lt RHQ Belgium 12/22/44 SS LUX
Kraeger Vernon Capt Co I/G Holland 9/27/44 SS USA/MO
Marks Nathan M 1/Lt Co G Normandy 6/6/44 USA/CA
Matthews Edward A 2/Lt Co F Belgium 1/9/45 USA/SC
Mc Gregor Joseph C 1/Lt Co E Belgium 1/9/45   Photo on Trooper Pictures SS/BS H-C
Mc Reynolds Altus F Capt RHQ Normandy 6/8/44 DOW/SS NOR
Mitchell  Albert W Capt Hq 3 Normandy 6/08/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures  USA/KY
Murray Ronald I 1/Lt Co B Holland 10/06/44 ARD
Nicolson Ian D 1/Lt Co D Normandy 6/6/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures USA/CA
Oehler Raymond A 2/Lt Co F Normandy 6/12/44 USA/SD
Owens Fred A Capt Svc Belgium 1/2/45   Photo on Trooper Pictures SS LUX
Penrod John K 2/Lt Co F Holland 9/27/44 DOW USA/WV
Petersen James H 1/Lt RHQ/D Normandy 6/7/44 NOR
Puhalski Henry J 1/Lt Co A Holland 9/20/44 SS/PH(OLC) MAR
Raffety Louis E 1/Lt Co C Holland 9/30/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures PH(OLC) MAR
Rion Aubrey H 1/Lt Hq 3 Belgium 12/20/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures  LUX
Robison William S 1/Lt Co D Normandy 6/6/44 USA/NY
Roby Irving 2/Lt Co B Belgium 12/19/44 DOW LUX
Schmidt George E 2/Lt Co E Normandy 6/6/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures DSC NOR
Schorsch Robert S 1/Lt Hq 1 Holland 9/24/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures SS USA/IL
Seale Charles H Capt Hq 1/A Belgium 12/21/44 KODY USA/AL
Shoemaker William S 2/Lt Co I Belgium 1/15/45 LUX
Turner Billy A Jr 1/Lt RHQ/A Holland 9/20/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures  USA/TX
Volango Alfred J 2/Lt Co D/E Holland 9/23/44 MAR
Wallace Claude D Jr Capt Co H/I Belgium 12/19/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures BS/SS H-C
Warrener Charles F 1/Lt Co F Belgium 12/20/44 DOW USA/MA
White John L 1/Lt Co I Holland 9/25/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures DOW MAR
Wilcombe Douglas L 1/Lt Co H/I Holland 11/19/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures PH(OLC) ARD

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R E L A T E D   B O O K S

Ambrose, Stephen E D-DAY June 6,1944: The Climatic Battle of WW II. 6/93, Simon & Shuster ISBN: 0671673343
Ambrose, Stephen E Band of Brothers: E Company, 506th Regiment, 101st Airborne from Normandy to Hitler's Eagle's Nest. Simon & Schuster, (June 2001) 336 p. ISBN: 0-743-21638-5
Ambrose, Stephen E Citizen Soldiers: The U.S. Army from the Normandy Beaches to the Bulge to the Surrender of Germany, June 7, 1944-May 7, 1945. Simon & Schuster, (Nov 1997) 528 p. ISBN: 0-684-81525-7
Badsey, Stephen & Chandler, David G (Editor)  Arnhem 1944: Operation "Market Garden" (Campaign No.24) 1993 96p. ISBN: 1855323028
Bando, Mark A  Avenging Eagles: Forbidden tales of the 101st Airborne in World War 2. Bando Publishing, (2006) 183 p. ISBN: 0977911705
Bando, Mark A  101st Airborne: The Screaming Eagles at Normandy. Zenith Press, (Apr 2001) 156 p. ISBN: 0760308551
Bando, Mark A  Vanguard of the Crusade: The US 101st Airborne Division in WW II. The Aberjona Press, (June 2003) 320 p. ISBN: 0971765006
Black, Wallace B.& Blashfield, Jean F. Battle of the Bulge (World War II 50th Anniversary Series). Crestwood House, 48 pp May,1993 ISBN: 0896865681
Bowen, Robert Fighting With the Screaming Eagles: With the 101st Airborne from Normandy to Bastogne. Greenhill Books/Lionel Leventhal, (Sept 2001) 256 p. ISBN: 1853674656
Breuer, William B Geronimo! American Paratroopers in WWII. New York: St. Martin Press, (1989) 621 p.
ISBN: 0-312-03350-8

Burgett, Donald R Currahee!. Presidio Press, (Sept 1999) 256 p. ISBN: 0-891-41681-1
Critchell, Laurence Four Stars of Hell. Jove, (Jan 1987) ISBN: 0515089133
D'Este, Carlo  Patton: A Genius for War 1024 pp ISBN: 0060927623
De Trez, Michel  American Warriors: Pictorial History of the American Paratroopers Prior to Normandy  July, 1998, D-Day Pub, 212 p. ISBN: 2960017609
De Trez, Michel  Cpl Forrest Guth: E Company 506 PIR 101st Airborne Division (WW II American Paratroopers Portrait Series)  March, 2002, D-Day Pub, 56 p. ISBN: 296001765X
De Trez, Michel  Orange is the Color of the Day: Pictorial History of the American Paratroopers in the Invasion of Holland April, 2004, D-Day Pub, 506 p. ISBN: 2960017633
De Trez, Michel  At the Point of No Return : Pictorial History of the American Paratroopers in the Invasion of Normandy 7/98, D-Day Pub, 200 p. ISBN: 2960017617
Gavin, James M.  On to Berlin : Battles of an Airborne Commander, 1943-1946 ISBN: 0670525170
Golden, Lewis Echoes From Arnhem Penguin ISBN: 0718305213
MacDonald, Charles B  A Time For Trumpets: The Untold Story of the Battle of the Bulge Wm Morrow & Co (P), 720 p. ISBN: 068151574
McKenzie, John  On Time, On Target Novato, CA: Presidio, May 15,2000. 304 p. ISBN: 089 141 714 1
McLaughlin, Jerome J D-Day+60 years Bloomington, IN: Authorhouse, April 20,2004. 300 p. ISBN: 1418402699
Ryan, Cornelius  A Bridge Too Far 670p. ISBN: 0684803305
Webster, David Kenyon Parachute Infantry: An American Paratrooper's Memoir of D- Day and the Fall of the Third Reich 352p. ISBN: 0385336497

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