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.

Dick Garber, jumpmaster for Ridgway

Lieutenant Dick Garber is the jumpmaster for General Matthew B. Ridgway on D-Day morning. The pressure is on to put the general in the right spot.