The 101st Airborne Division- "Screaming Eagles" is a U.S. Army modular light infantry div. trained for air assault operations. During WWII, it was renowned for its role in Operation Overlord, the D-Day landings on 6 June 44, in Normandy, Op. Market Garden, the liberation of Holland & action during the Battle of the Bulge around the city of Bastogne, Belgium. During the Vietnam War, the 101st Airborne Division fought in major campaigns & battles including the fight for Hamburger Hill, May 69.
The US 101st ‘Screaming Eagles’ Airborne Division jumped into Holland in a daylight aerial assault on 17 September 1944, north of Eindhoven. The bridges assigned to the 101st Airborne at Best and Son were a full 8 miles north of Eindhoven. They would later refer to the road between Best and Son as "Hell's Highway."
The real Band of Brothers: Easy Company, 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment, US 101st Airborne Division
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