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82nd Airborne at Sainte-Mere-Eglise

In Normandy on the night time of June 5/6, 1944, the U.S. 82nd Airborne Division overcame numerous SNAFUs to take a key village. By Flint Whitlock The night...

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Warfare History Network » Arnhem’s Other Urquhart

By Jon Diamond The Hollywood army movie devotee will keep in mind the start of the epic, A Bridge Too Far, when a younger British airborne officer named Fuller...