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paratrooper

Paul Demciak spent roughly four months on the European continent in 1944 — plenty of time to produce a lifetime’s worth of harrowing experiences....
Bill

Second World War veteran paratrooper Bill made his final jump at the age of 93. Bill is a man of strong will whose target...

All Jim Livaudais has left from his service with the 82nd Airborne are his garrison cap, his decorations displayed in a shadow box and...
veteran’s family

Beth Harpaz has been a member of a veteran’s family her entire life. Her father, David Jackendoff, was one of thousands of soldiers who...

Don't tell Charles Hamm, World War II paratrooper, that Nazi concentration camps where millions were killed during the war didn't exist. The 89-year-old Hamm...
artillery shell

A veteran of the Second World War who was directly struck by an artillery shell remembers his experience quite clearly. The man is Leslie...

Bill is a 93 year old Airborne Paratrooper WWII Veteran. He constantly amazes friends and family with his resolve and ability to accomplish goals...

Herbert Eggie and the 20 paratroopers under his command looked down through the open door of the plane as it soared above the drop...

  Walter Morris was one of the first black paratroopers during WWII. As an original member of an all-black 555th Parachute Infantry Company.The 555th Parachute...

July 11, 1943, was one of the most unforgettable days of Jim Gavin's life. It was on this, the second day of the Sicily...