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.

Brutal North African conditions

The 82nd Airborne spent months training in the unforgiving conditions of Oujda, Morocco and Kairouan, Tunisia leading up the invasion of Sicily. WWII 1943.