A Company of Heroes

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A blog dedicated to the memory of Easy Company, 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment of the 101st Airborne. Featured here will be pictures of the original World War 2 company as well as excerpts from the various books and biographies written about (and by) its members.

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A rare photo of Dick Winters (taken in 1942 for his official ID), courtesy of Jake Powers’ twitter

A rare photo of Dick Winters (taken in 1942 for his official ID), courtesy of Jake Powers’ twitter

— 1 year ago with 270 notes
#Band of Brothers  #Easy Company  #Richard 'Dick' Winters 
allmuckedup:

Dick Winters at Camp Mackall, spring 1943.

allmuckedup:

Dick Winters at Camp Mackall, spring 1943.

(Source: spookysisk)

— 2 years ago with 72 notes
#Richard 'Dick' Winters  #USA: Camp Mackall 

Grace Nixon, Dick Winters, Ethel Winters and Tom Hanks at the 2002 Emmy Awards

Grace Nixon, Dick Winters, Ethel Winters and Tom Hanks at the 2002 Emmy Awards

— 2 years ago with 9 notes
#Band of Brothers  #Easy Company  #Richard 'Dick' Winters  #Actors: Tom Hanks  #Spouses  #Post war 

A reunion ten years after the war.
Bottom row, left to right: Bill Guarnere, Chuck Grant, Harry Welsh, George Luz
Top row (standing): Ken Baldwin, Dick “Red” Wright, Babe Heffron, Shifty Powers

A reunion ten years after the war.

Bottom row, left to right: Bill Guarnere, Chuck Grant, Harry Welsh, George Luz

Top row (standing): Ken Baldwin, Dick “Red” Wright, Babe Heffron, Shifty Powers

— 2 years ago with 17 notes
#Band of Brothers  #Easy Company  #William 'Wild Bill' Guarnere  #Charles 'Chuck' Grant  #Harry Welsh  #George Luz  #Ken Baldwin  #Edward 'Babe' Heffron  #Darrell 'Shifty' Powers  #Reunions  #Dick 'Red' Wright  #Post war 

Ed and Sally Joint at the Normandy premiere of the Band of Brothers series

Ed and Sally Joint at the Normandy premiere of the Band of Brothers series

— 2 years ago with 3 notes
#Band of Brothers  #Easy Company  #Ed Joint  #Spouses  #Post war 

Dick Winters (possibly before the Market Garden jump; do correct me if I’m wrong!)

Dick Winters (possibly before the Market Garden jump; do correct me if I’m wrong!)

— 2 years ago with 10 notes
#Band of Brothers  #Easy Company  #Richard 'Dick' Winters