101st Airborne Division

....."Wars may be fought with weapons,
.......but they are won by men."

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

Units Roll of Honor
    501st PIR
    502nd PIR
    506th PIR
    327th GIR
    401st GIR next >K-Z
    326th AEB
    321st GFAB
    907th GFAB
    377th PFAB
    463rd PFAB
    81st AAA
    101st Sig Co
    326th Med Co
    426th QM Co
    HQ Co
    101st MP Plt
    Combat Jumps
    Bulge Memories
    Co C 1/327 GIR
    101st Abn WW II
  101st Airborne Assoc
  506th PIR Assoc
  504th PIR Assoc
  508th PIR Assoc
  Other Airborne Assoc
  Other Resources
  Airborne and Special Operations Museum
  WW II Historical Re- enactment Society
  Co C 1/327 GIR

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101st Airborne WW II
Medal of Honor Recipients

  Lt Col Robert G Cole

Pfc Joe E. Mann

Distinguished Service Cross(DSC) Recipients
1/Lt Joseph F Myers
Sgt DeWitt S Terry

Silver Star Recipients
1/Sgt Joseph C Carr
Pfc Luke Chandler
Pfc Early A Brown
S/Sgt Gilbert G Eubanks
Sgt Jewel H Goodman
The 401st Glider Infantry Regiment
Roll of Honor A - J

 LastName FirstName MI Tle Rank Unit Location Date   Status Cemetery

Abraham Lester L Pfc Co A Holland 9/22/44   [327]  MAR
Adkins Elwood Pfc Co A Holland 9/19/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures  MAR
Adkison Thomas C Pfc Belgium 1/5/45 USA/FL
Aiello Michael S/Sgt Co G* Holland 10/1/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures BS MAR
Anderson William J Pfc Belgium 1/11/45 LUX
Andrews James J Pvt Co C Belgium 12/20/44 USA/NE
Arniella Celestino L S/Sgt Co A Germany 7/21/45 BS/KODY LOR
Austerman Myron W T/Sgt Co G* Normandy 6/9/44 DOW/PH(OLC) NOR
Bacus Earl Pfc Co C Holland 10/9/44 USA/IL
Bader Frederick W Pfc Co A Belgium 12/25/44 USA/OH
Baker Carl R Pvt Co E* Normandy 6/9/44 USA/IN
Baker Harold A Pfc Co G Belgium 1/13/45 [327] H-C
Banister J D Pfc medic Belgium 1/15/45   Photo on Trooper Pictures  USA/SC
Bannon Joseph L Pvt Belgium 1/3/45 USA/CO
Barker Delford W Pvt Co E Holland 10/3/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures BS ARD
Barley Thomas J Pfc Co G* Belgium 1/3/45 DOW H-C
Barski Alphonse S Pfc Normandy 6/8/44 NOR
Bates Lee Pfc Belgium 1/8/45 H-C
Benedetto Tony Pfc Belgium 12/19/44 DOW H-C
Bennett Carl E Pfc Co F* Normandy 6/6/44 DOW USA/WVA
Bethuy Reginald J Pfc Co F* Holland 10/1/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures  MAR
Bever Nelson B Sgt Co A Normandy 6/7/44 NOR
Blackwood James W Pvt Belgium 1/10/45 DOW H-C
Blankenship Delbert D Pfc Co G* Normandy 7/4/44 NOR
Blanton Roy C Pfc Belgium 2/2/45 USA/MS
Bock John S Sgt Holland 11/13/44 CAM
Bond Frank E Jr Pfc Co A Normandy 6/11/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures  NOR
Bong Alex Pfc Co F* Belgium 1/4/45 USA/MN
Bosh Leonard E Pvt Co F* Normandy 6/6/44 USA/NB
Boucher Albert J Pvt Co F* Belgium 1/5/45 DOW USA/CT
Boyle Robert J Pfc Holland 9/18/44 MAR
Braun Chester C Jr T/5 Co F* Belgium 1/3/45 DOW USA/OH
Braun William L Sgt Holland 10/1/44 [3/325] MAR
Brockway Carroll W Cpl Co E* Normandy 6/14/44 DOW USA/MN
Brown Early A Pfc Co A Normandy 6/11/44 SS [327} NOR
Brown Willie B Pfc 2 Bn* Holland 9/30/44 USA/TX
Bryk Milton M Sgt Co F* Holland 10/3/44 ARD
Bumpus Julian Pfc Holland 10/1/44 MAR
Campbell Raymond E Pfc Co E* Normandy 6/7/44 USA/CA
Carr Joseph C 1/Sgt Co G* Normandy 7/5/44 SS  USA/NC
Carroll Conrad Pvt Co E* Holland 10/2/44 USA/NC
Carter John B Pvt Belgium 2/2/45 USA/GA
Chandler Luke Pfc Hq 2* Belgium 1/3/45 SS USA/NC
Chapman Edward Pvt Co F* Holland 9/30/44 USA/WI
Clappes Homer H Pvt Med* Normandy 6/9/44 USA/WI
Clark Stanley V Pfc Co C Holland 10/9/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures  MAR
Cleek Floyd A Pfc Co E* Holland 9/27/44 ARD
Clever Paul B Pvt Co E* Normandy 6/12/44 USA/MI
Cole Robert F Pvt Belgium 1/3/45 H-C
Combs James G Pvt Co B Holland 10/13/44 [327] MAR
Connolly Charles F S/Sgt Co F* Holland 9/30/44 USA/OH
Conrow Raymond J Pvt Co F* Normandy 6/7/44 NOR
Craig John K Pfc Co A Holland 9/19/44 MAR
Creedon Francis D Pvt Co G* Holland 9/30/44 USA/PA
Crump Charles C S/Sgt Normandy 6/13/44 NOR
Cunningham Chester C Pfc Normandy 6/7/44 NOR
Dade Elmer W Sgt R/HQ* Holland 9/30/44 USA/OH
Damato George Pfc Co C Belgium 12/26/44 H-C
Davis John C Pfc Co E* Belgium 2/2/45 USA/AK
Dearchs Harold E Pvt Belgium 2/2/45 DOW USA/IA
De Frates Billy J Pvt Co E* Holland 10/1/44 USA/IL
De Witt Roy B r Pfc Holland 11/2/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures  ARD
Di Ambrosia Louis C Pvt Co G* Normandy 6/9/44 DOW USA/PA
Dicken Will E Pfc Co G* Normandy 6/7/44 DOW NOR
Dietzsch Maroy C Jr S/Sgt Co A Normandy 10/9/44 MAR
Di Rollo Angelo B Pvt Belgium 12/24/44 H-C
Dixon Clyde W Pfc Co F* Belgium 2/2/45 DOW USA/MD
Doane William F Pfc Co E* Normandy 10/1/44 ARD
Dodd Beryl E Pfc Co E* Normandy 6/24/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures DOW CAM
Donals Robert L Sgt Co G* Holland 9/30/44 USA/NY
Donoho Larry M T/Sgt Co C Holland 10/9/44 DOW/BS MAR
Duffy Allan W Pvt Co E* Normandy 6/7/44 NOR
Duke Howard M Pfc Co E* Normandy 6/6/44 NOR
Dyer Mark P T/5 Co B Holland 10/7/44 USA/KS
Dziesulski Joe C S/Sgt Holland 10/1/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures  MAR
Eilermann Alphonse H Pfc Co F* Normandy 6/6/44 NOR
Elliot Virgil K Pvt Co B Holland 10/7/44 USA/IA
Elliott William C Jr Sgt Belgium 2/2/45 USA/PA
Erskine William B Pfc Belgium 1/7/45 DOW USA/NY
Esparza Antonio B Pvt Co I Belgium 12/27/44 LUX
Esposito Arthur J Pvt Co E* Holland 10/2/44 DOW USA/NY
Eubank Gilbert G Pvt Co A Normandy 6/11/44 SS [3/327] USA/WV
Evans Frank T T/Sgt Co A Belgium 12/25/44 BS LUX
Ewing Clarence T Pfc Co E* Normandy 6/17/44 DOW NOR
Faith Luther C Pfc Holland 10/7/44 [3/327] USA/WV
Fisher Gordon R Sgt Holland 9/30/44 ARD
Flemming Emmett J T/Sgt Co E* Normandy 6/14/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures DOW USA/OH
Foster James S Pvt Belgium 1/3/45 USA/NY
Fowler Burnard A S/Sgt Holland 10/26/44 DOW/Belgium USA/MD
Forsyth Noah B Pvt Co G* Holland 9/30/44 USA/TN
Franklin Sherman Pfc Holland 10/7/44 MAR
Fristik Henry E Pfc Co G* Holland 9/30/44 MAR
Garber Melvin S T/4 Co G* Belgium 1/4/45 PH (OLC) H-C
Gasser Gordon W Sgt Holland 10/2/44 [2/401] ARD
Gierlak John H Pfc Co B Normandy 6/8/44 [1/401] NOR
Gonyer John D Pfc Hq 2* Normandy 6/19/44 DOW NOR
Goodman Jewel H Sgt 2[401] Belgium 1/3/45   Photo on Trooper Pictures SS USA/LA
Graf David V Pvt Holland 10/1/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures [1/401] MAR WOM
Green J B Pfc Co F* Normandy 6/19/44 USA/TX
Grethel Frederick W Sgt Co C Normandy 6/19/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures [1/401] NOR
Haldeman Josiah R Pvt Belgium 1/4/45 USA/PA
Hamby Charles L Pfc Co F* Holland 9/30/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures  MAR
Hamm James A Pfc Co G* Normandy 6/14/44 DOW NOR
Hannon John J Pfc Co G* Normandy 9/30/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures  ARD
Harmon Frank R Pfc Co E* Belgium 12/24/44 H-C
Harris Burton L S/Sgt Holland 9/30/44 USA/MI
Harris William G Pfc Co B/E* Normandy 6/17/44 DOW USA/CA
Harrison Joseph E Jr Pfc Normandy 6/11/44 [1/401] NOR
Harrold Ira O Jr Pvt Holland 9/19/44 ARD
Havens Arthur J Pfc Belgium 1/3/45 DOW USA/NY
Hayes Richard D Pvt Holland 10/9/44 [1/401] USA/NC
Healy James E Pvt Co F* Holland 9/30/44 USA/TN
Heaton Arthur H Pvt Co E* Belgium 1/4/45   Photo on Trooper Pictures DOW USA/NJ
Hefner Andy E Pfc Hq 2* Normandy 6/7/44 USA/WVA
Heltzer Charles Pfc Co F* Holland 9/30/44 USA/NY
Henderson Richard S Pfc Co G* Belgium 1/4/45 DOW USA/IL
Hill Howard B Pfc Co F* Normandy 6/7/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures  NOR
Hill Howard C Pvt Co C Normandy 6/7/44 USA/GA
Hinan James H Pvt Normandy 6/9/44 [1/401] NOR
Hixson Luther K S/Sgt Belgium 12/24/44   Photo on Trooper Pictures  H-C
Hoffman John G Pvt Belgium 1/7/45 BS/DOW H-C
Hoffmayer Edward J Pfc Co F* Holland 9/30/44 USA/PA
Holec Charles Pfc Co E* Belgium 1/3/45 DOW H-C
Holmes Oliver W Pfc Hq 1 Normandy 6/9/44 NOR
Honeycutt Ray A Pvt Co C Normandy 6/11/44 NOR
Horton N A Pfc Holland 10/2/44 DOW/PH(OLC) ARD
Howard Ernest P Pfc Co C Belgium 12/23/44 [1/401] USA/OH
Howell John C Pfc Co B Normandy 6/9/44 DOW USA/MO
Hull Dwight A Pfc Co A Holland 10/9/44 Photo on Trooper Pictures  MAR
Hull Myron L Pvt Hq 2* Normandy 6/15/44 NOR
Humbrock Austin F Pfc Co F* Normandy 6/9/44 USA/IL
Idaszak Stanley Pfc Co F* Normandy 7/5/44 NOR
Jacobs Ellis C Sgt Co A Holland 9/26/44 USA/TN
Jaeger Albert R Pvt Co G* Normandy 6/11/44 NOR
Janis Beverly A Pfc Normandy 6/6/44 USA/ND
Jarvis William Jr Pfc Belgium 1/3/45 USA/OH
Jenkins Richard L Jr Pfc Co F* Holland 9/30/44 USA/PA
Johnson Algernon S.I. Pvt England 1/27/44 KODY CAM
Johnson Harold R Pvt Belgium 12/26/44 LUX
Johnson Homer R Pfc Co B/C Belgium 12/23/44 [1/401] USA/WV
Johnson Melvin L Pvt Co G* Normandy 6/44 DOW USA/WI
Judd Charles R Jr Pvt Belgium 2/2/45 MIA/BS MAR WOM
Justin Lawrence M Pfc 2nd Bn* Holland 10/2/44 MAR
Justus Raymond D Pfc Holland 10/7/44 MAR
! NOTE: ( * ) denotes member of the 2nd Battalion, 401st GIR which served as the
               3rd Battalion of the 325th GIR, 82nd Airborne Division. (See Unit History)
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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

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
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
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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