101st airborne division

Learn about the heroic history and remarkable achievements of the 101st Airborne Division. Discover the untold stories of courage and bravery that have earned this division a place in military lore.
US 101st Airborne Division paratrooper Corporal Louis E. Laird, carrying bazooka, boards a C-47 transport during dress rehearsals for the Normandy invasion, spring 1944. Armed Forces, 101st Airborne Division, Army Paratrooper, Military History, Ww2 Photos, Ww2 History, 101st Airborne, World War Ii, United States Army

[Photo] US 101st Airborne Division paratrooper Corporal Louis E. Laird boarded a C-47 transport during dress rehersals for the Normandy invasion, spring 1944 | World War II Database

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the "Screaming Eagles" | The 101st Airborne Division—the "Sc… | Flickr Bastogne Belgium, Hamburger Hill, 101 Airborne, Army Airborne, Easy Company, Operation Overlord, Light Infantry, 101st Airborne, Screaming Eagle

The 101st Airborne Division—the "Screaming Eagles" is a U.S. Army modular light infantry division trained for air assault operations. During World War II, it was renowned for its role in Operation Overlord, the D-Day landings on 6 June 1944, in Normandy, France, Operation Market Garden, the liberation of Holland and action during the Battle of the Bulge around the city of Bastogne, Belgium. During the Vietnam War, the 101st Airborne Division fought in several major campaigns and battles…

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