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My father pictures England right before D-Day

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These are pictures from England where my fathers unit waited for months leading up to D-Day, 101st Airborne 327th Glider infantry F company, 1 picture is the day before with their Mohawk haircuts 8e501b756c7276bbeab86769173b87e5.jpg8c6793e74d33ae63fd35b63c8296ef72.jpg

Above picture ^^^^My father is in the lighter shirt, front and in the middle and the below picture his best friend Gus is on his shoulders vvv

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Very nice Alan. We love seeing old pictures, thank you for sharing. Those young men had no idea the hell that awaited them.

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Cool pics.

 

My cousin Dave was 101st and jumped on D-Day. In fact, he did all three jumps in WWII.

 

Tj

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Great pictures. My dad was there on D-Day.

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Yes, very cool indeed.

 

:welcome: to the Armory.

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Not sure how I missed this the first time around.

WAY cool pics !

 

What did Churchill say? Something like "Never before in the History of human conflict have so many owed their lives and freedom to so few,"

 

What the USA and a couple of her allies were able to accomplish IS one of the greatest feats of Mankind.

 

Welcome, sir !

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Very cool. Thanks for sharing!

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