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.

Paul Aronowitz’s story – 505 PIR

Paratrooper Aronowitz talks about his journey through WWII.

“While no one likes war as such, there was a feeling of accomplishment at that time that is unique in its understanding. It was a wonderful thing to see the people of this country working together as no nation has ever done before.”