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#1 Fritz

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Posted 05 June 2019 - 04:40 PM

In commemoration of Dday, here is one of my D-Day affiliated pieces, Lt Albert Hazenthal C company 506th PIR Jumped June 6th 44, wounded in Normandy and was almost KIA there but told the chaplain while giving last rights to knock it off from what is was told LOL, came back to jump in Holland and won the silver star for defending the regimental CP.

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Posted 05 June 2019 - 04:41 PM

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Posted 05 June 2019 - 04:43 PM

3 its funny, the 506th guys always thought the 101st was the lower unit LOL Attached File  F67ED325-F8B4-4A33-9B83-1FE62CE8BEB9.jpeg   54.99K   6 downloads

#4 katieony

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Posted 06 June 2019 - 03:29 AM

Fritz,

 

Amazing uniform to a brave American!  Thanks for posting!

 

Mike




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