11th Airborne Division

"We must be the great arsenal of democracy."

....... ......Franklin Delano Roosevelt - December 29, 1940

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11th Airborne WW II
Medal of Honor Recipient

Pvt Elmer E Fryar
Pfc Manuel Perez Jr

The 11th Airborne during World War II


Individual Trooper pictures are organized by Units in the column on the (far left) .

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Pfc Kenneth Oplinger

Pfc Kenneth Oplinger
11th Abn Div

Pvt Charles H Skidmore

Pvt Charles H Skidmore
11th Abn Div

S/Sgt Charles F Luzader

S/Sgt Charles F Luzader
11th Abn Div

Cpl Gregorio Martinez

Cpl Gregorio Martinez
11th Abn Div

Pfc Thomas I Miller

Pfc Thomas I Miller
11th Abn Div

T/5 Ralph Exron Smith

T/5 Ralph Exron Smith
11th Abn Div

Pvt Antonio C Robles

Pvt Antonio C Robles
11th Abn Div

1/Sgt Ray Baker

1/Sgt Ray Baker
11th Abn Div
Artillery Battalion?

Pvt Milford Thomas Harmon

Pvt Milford Thomas Harmon
11th Abn Div

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Photo of 11th Airborne troopers.   Front row: 2nd from left is Pfc K Oplinger (Note: If anyone can identifiy the unknown troopers please contact info@ww2-airborne.us ).

Officers of the 511th PIR 1st Battalion HQ Company

Officers of the 511th PIR 1st Battalion HQ Company.

11th Airborne guarding the General HQ in Yokohama

The 11th Airborne Division guarding the Grant Hotel in
Yokohama which was General Headquarters.

Tech 5 Lawrence R Bregenzer 187th GIR celebrating New Years in Japan

T/5 Lawrence R Bregenzer of the 187th GIR
celebrating New Years in Japan.

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
96p. ISBN: 1855323028
Bando, Mark A & Anderson, Christopher J.(Editor), Koskimaki, George E. Fighting With the Screaming Eagles: With the 101st Airborne from Normandy to Bastogne. Greenhill Books/Lionel Leventhal, (Sept 2001) 256 p. ISBN: 0760308551
Bowen, Robert 101st Airborne: The Screaming Eagles at Normandy. Motorbooks International, (April 15,2001) 156 p. ISBN: 1853674656
Bradley, James Flags of Our Fathers Bantam (May 2,2000), 384 p. ISBN: 0553111337
Breuer, William B Geronimo! American Paratroopers in WWII. New York: St. Martin Press, (1989) 621 p.
ISBN: 0-312-03350-8

Brooks, Victor Hell is Upon Us: D-Day in the Pacific-Saipan to Guam, June-August 1944. Da Capo Press, (Sept 2005) 384 p. ISBN: 0306813696
Davis, Donald A Lightning Strike: The Secret Mission to Kill Admiral Yamamoto and Avenge Pearl Harbor. New York: St. Martin Press, (March, 2005) 400 p. ISBN: 0-312-30906-6
D'Este, Carlo  Patton: A Genius for War 1024 pp ISBN: 0060927623
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
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
Nordyke , Phil All American All the Way: Combat History of the 82nd Airborne Division in World War II Zenith Press, April 2005. 880 pgs ISBN: 0760322015
O'Donnell, Patrick K. Beyond Valor  Free Press, 2001, 384 p. ISBN: 0684873842
O'Donnell, Patrick K. Into the Rising Sun: In Their Own Words, World War II's Pacific Veterans Reveal the Heart of Combat  Free Press, 3/13/2002, 320 p. ISBN: 0743214803
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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