Dropzone “Nan” 505th PIR, 82nd Airborne Division

Are you looking to relive the past? Then visit the Dropzones of the 82nd Airborne Division at Groesbeek! The the two dropzones at Groesbeek are very easy to visit today! Dropzone “Nan” was originally assigned to the 505th PIR and dropzone “Tare” to the 508th. However, due to problems mid-air, the 2nd battalion of the […]

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John R Towle, 82nd Airborne | Medal of Honor Monday

Hey guys Joedemadio¬†here with story¬†for Medal of Honor Monday. Since the Operation Market Garden anniversary is near, I’d like to talk about another Medal of Honor story which happened during the operation. Today we’re following a soldier from the 82nd Airborne Division. His name is John Roderick Towle. John Towle was born on October 19th, […]

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The incredible story of a British WW2 Helmet

Betuws War Museum – The Island ’44-’45 If I would need three words to describe this museum I’d say: Quality Above Quantity. Before I rang the bell I wasn’t sure if I was at the right address. A man opened the door and we told about the museum. He welcomed us and sent us to […]

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