By Phil Nordyke

ISBN-10: 076033823X

ISBN-13: 9780760338230

On Sunday, September 17, 1944, the 82nd Airborne department jumped into background with the 1st Allied Airborne military in a bold sunlight parachute and glider-borne attack to trap key bridges first and foremost of Operation marketplace backyard. Following weeks of heavy strive against in Holland, the All american citizens (the identify of the department in international conflict I while Sgt. Alvin York used to be one in every of its squaddies) have been withdrawn from the frontlines for a genuinely-earned leisure, which was once presently interrupted by way of the conflict of the Bulge, the place they once more came upon themselves within the thick of the motion, a place that remained prevalent to them for the remainder of the warfare. Following VE Day, the 82nd turned a part of the Allied forces occupying Berlin.

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