By Phil Nordyke
On Sunday, September 17, 1944, the 82nd Airborne department jumped into heritage with the 1st Allied Airborne military in a bold sunlight parachute and glider-borne attack to trap key bridges initially of Operation marketplace backyard. Following weeks of heavy wrestle in Holland, the All american citizens (the identify of the department in international struggle I while Sgt. Alvin York was once one in every of its squaddies) have been withdrawn from the frontlines for a genuinely-earned leisure, which used to be presently interrupted via the conflict of the Bulge, the place they once more came across themselves within the thick of the motion, a place that remained prevalent to them for the remainder of the warfare. Following VE Day, the 82nd turned a part of the Allied forces occupying Berlin.
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D Company officers were close knit. ’ “Enlisted replacements also joined the company, some from the packet I brought overseas. D Company set about integrating us into the organization. “Our diet in England consisted of endless meals of Brussels sprouts and Spam. The troops could do nothing about the Spam, but during training they never missed an opportunity to step on Brussels sprouts growing in the fields. “Wartime England was a heavily populated country and space was at a premium. Tactical training took place on pastureland or uncultivated fields.
Bob Burns and Robert Slivatz provided the unit journal, contact information for veterans, and filled in the blanks regarding much of the action of the 80th Airborne Antiaircraft (Antitank) Battalion. Jan Bos, in the Netherlands, sent his history of the 376th Parachute Field Artillery Battalion. The book publishing process was new to me, after spending my entire career in the high tech industry. My literary agent, Ms. Gayle Wurst, Princeton International Agency for the Arts, did a great job of representing my interests with and educating me about the publishing industry.
Generally, individual weapons, including BARs and one half the total of rocket launchers, were carried in the hands of the individual. Crew served weapons were dropped in containers. “The 300 radio was to be carried by the radio operator in a leg bag, with one spare battery. The 536 radios, less batteries, were jumped in the leg pockets of the jumper. The batteries were carried in the same pocket. One set of spare batteries were carried in the field bag (musette bag) of the jumper. Extra batteries for all radios were dropped in the communication bundle.