101st Airborne Division

....... "The soldier is the army."

................................. ......General George S. Patton

Units Roll of Honor
    501st PIR
    502nd PIR
    506th PIR
    327th GIR
    401st GIR
    326th AEB
    321st GFAB
    907th GFAB
    377th PFAB
    463rd PFAB
    81st AAA
    101st Sig Co
    326th Med Co
    426th QM Co
    101st HQ Co
    101st MP Plt
    Combat Jumps
    Bulge Memories
    WW II Airborne    Demonstration Team
    101st Abn WW II
  101st Airborne Assoc
  506th PIR Assoc
  Other Airborne Assoc
  Other Resources
  Airborne and Special Operations Museum
  WW II Historical Re- enactment Society
  Co C 1/327 GIR
  Wehrmacht History

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502nd Parachute Infantry Regiment Patch

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502nd PIR Patch

101st Airborne WW II
Medal of Honor Recipients

  Lt Col Robert G Cole
Pfc Joe E. Mann

Distinguished Service Cross(DSC) Recipients
Lt Col Patrick F Cassidy
Lt Col Steve A Chappius
1/Lt George H Craft
Capt Fred O Drennan
1/Lt George M Eberle
1/Lt Ernest O Harris
Capt Frank L Lillyman
Pfc Floyd P Marquart
1/Lt Robert C Pick
Capt St Julien Rosemond
Lt Col John P Stopka
2/Lt Harrison C Sumners

Silver Star Recipients
1/Lt Donald C Alexander
Capt Champ L Baker
Capt Thomas F Cahill Jr
Lt Col Patrick F Cassidy
Lt Col Steve A Chappius
1/Lt Homer S Combs
1/Lt Jesus A Cortez
Capt Fred O Drennan
1/Lt Jack F Dulaney
1/Lt William F Everding
Capt Fred A Hancock
Maj John D Hanlon
1/Lt David M Ibe Sr
Capt Legrand K Johnson
Pfc Fred S Jones Jr
1/Lt Charles E Matson
1/Lt Bernard J McKearney
Maj Henry G Plitt (2)
Capt Jack F Riggins
1/Lt Nicholas C Schlitz
Capt Morton J Smith
Lt Col John P Stopka
Lt Col Thomas H Sutliffe
Capt Wallace A Swanson
1/Lt Ralph A Watson Jr
The 502nd Parachute Infantry Regiment
Roll of Honor Officers

 LastName FirstName MI Tle Rank Unit Location Date   Status Cemetery

Adams Rodney B 1/Lt Co B 9/19/44 Holland USA/KS
Alexander Donald C 1/Lt Co F Normandy 6/19/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures SS NOR
Allen David G 1/Lt Co D Normandy 6/44 USA/UT
Atkins Sidney F Jr 1/Lt Hq 2 3/25/45   Photo on Trooper Pictures KODY USA/TX
Baker Clarence M 1/Lt Co C/D Holland 9/22/44 USA/OH
Baker Foy E 2/Lt Hq 3 Normandy 6/44 USA/NM
Bone LeRoy F 1/Lt RHQ Normandy 6/6/44 USA/MT
Briant Edward L 2/Lt Co F Normandy 6/6/44 NOR
Brining Elmer G 1/Lt Co B Holland 9/20/44 USA/IL
Brungard Winfield F 1/Lt Hq 2 Holland 9/18/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures   MAR
Bucior Bernard G 1/Lt Co C Normandy 6/7/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures MIA NOR WOM
Clark Lamoyn D 1/Lt Co H Belgium 12/20/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures  USA/OK
Cole Robert G Lt Col Hq 3 Holland 9/18/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures MOH MAR
Combs Homer J 1/Lt Co B Normandy 6/11/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures SS/BS NOR
Cortez Jesus A 1/Lt Hq 3 3/24/45   Photo on Trooper Pictures KODY USA/AZ
Daly Richard A 1/Lt RHQ Holland 10/22/44 USA/MN
Davidson George L 2/Lt Srvc Holland 9/20/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures  USA/VA
Davidson Richard L Capt Co A Normandy 6/9/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures  NOR
Drennan Fred O Capt Co E Holland 9/18/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures DSC/SS USA/AL
Dwyer William O Jr 1/Lt Hq 2/E Belgium 1/3/45 PH (OLC) LUX
Eberle George M 1/Lt Co E/F Normandy 6/6/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures DSC NOR
Everding William F 1/Lt Co C Holland 9/26/44 SS USA/NY
Evers Lloyd M 2/Lt RHQ Normandy 6/44 USA/IN
Fitzgerald Cleveland R Maj Hq 1/B Austria 10/8/45   Photo on Trooper Pictures  BS EP
Harris Ernest O 1/Lt Hq 3 Normandy 6/11/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures DSC NOR
Klemantovich Benny J 2/Lt Co I Normandy 6/10/44 NOR
Lake Robert W 2/Lt Co H/C Holland 9/23/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures  MAR
Larish George A 1/Lt Co I Holland 10/6/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures  USA/PA
Lavallee Napoleon T 2/Lt Co F Belgium 1/3/45 BS LUX
Lillard Thomas J 2/Lt RHQ Belgium 12/44 FOD USA/TX
Little Porter C 1/Lt Co B/C Belgium 12/25/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures  LUX
Magri Ralph S 2/Lt Co E Normandy 6/11/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures USA/MA
Manhardt George W 2/Lt Co C Belgium 12/31/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures  LUX
Mottola Nicholas D 1/Lt Co D Belgium 12/22/44 H-C
Nardo Anthony C 2/Lt Co H Belgium 1/4/45 LUX
Owen Owen Jr 2/Lt Co F Holland 9/18/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures MAR
Painschab John P 1/Lt Co I Normandy 6/10/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures DOW USA/MN
Schell Frank 2/Lt Co D Normandy 6/8/44 NOR
Schiltz Nicholas Corbin 1/Lt Co F Holland 9/18/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures DOW/SS MAR
Setlock Edward J 2/Lt Co H Belgium 12/44 USA/PA
Sickles Robert W 2/Lt Co E Holland 9/22/44 USA/MI
Smolarsky Julius 2/Lt Belgium 12/44 USA/NY
Stopka John P Lt Col Hq 3 Belgium 1/14/45   Photo on Trooper Pictures SS/DSC LUX
Sutliffe Thomas H Lt Col Hq 2 5/25/45   Photo on Trooper Pictures DOI/SS USA/CT
Toy James F III 1/Lt Co B Belgium 1/4/45   Photo on Trooper Pictures  USA/IA
Tyree Edward G 1/Lt Co I Belgium 1/3/45 BS/PH(OLC) LUX
Vaughan J W Maj RHQ Normandy 6/6/44   Photo on Trooper PicturesNOR
Wolfe Robert M 1/Lt Co F Belgium 1/3/45 USA/PA

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

Breuer, William B Unexplained Mysteries of World War II. John Wiley & Sons, Sept 1998 256 p. ISBN:0471291072
Burgett, Donald R Currahee!. Presidio Press, (Sept 1999) 256 p. ISBN: 0-891-41681-1
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
Devlin, Gerard S  Paratrooper! St Martin's Press, (P) c1976 ISBN: 0312596529
Gavin, James M.  On to Berlin : Battles of an Airborne Commander, 1943-1946 ISBN: 0670525170
Golden, Lewis Echoes From Arnhem Penguin ISBN: 0718305213
La Sala, Jenny  Comes a Soldier's Whisper: A Collection of Wartime Letters with Reflection and Hope for the Future Trafford (P), 256 pp. February 15, 2013 ISBN: 1466976861
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
Mehosky, Ivan P The Story of a Soldier. BookSurge, (Aug 2006) 348 pp. ISBN: 1419621491
Ryan, Cornelius  A Bridge Too Far 670p. ISBN: 0684803305

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