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October 28, 2017

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!...

April 1, 2017

Dropzones of 504th PIR Operation Market Garden | WW2 Traveling #2

So on March 30th I travelled to the dropzones of the 504th PIR that was used on September 17th during operation Market Garden. The regiment had two dropzones: one for...

September 5, 2016

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...

October 10, 2014

Rest in Peace Small Paratrooper

I woke up last night and checked my phone to see what time it was. I also checked my gmail and noticed someone commented on one of my videos about...

August 30, 2014

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...