82nd Airborne Division Blog

In this section we talk about people and events of the 82nd in WWII - the known and hopefully lots of the previously unknown. If you have something to add, we would love to hear it. You can enter your comments at the bottom of each story.

Doc Franco

Robert “Doc” Franco of the 505

Virgil McGuire

508 man Virgil McGuire smuggles seven bottles of wine back to his foxhole.