Airborne: The Combat Story of Ed Shames of Easy Company by Ian Gardner,Ed Shames

By Ian Gardner,Ed Shames

As one of many final surviving contributors of the Band of Brothers, Ed Shames desired to devote his thoughts of the second one international warfare to paper to maintain the legacy of the boys who served with him in Europe. Airborne is his dramatic wartime biography, a riveting story of fierce wrestle, doggedly made up our minds force for survival and staggering bravery. Parachuting into Normandy on D-Day with third Battalion, 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment of the a hundred and first Airborne department, Shames used to be eager about probably the most pivotal moments of the Allied invasion, advancing throughout the bocage of France, and after his move to effortless corporation in Holland, battled the weather and the ferocious German counterattack at Bastogne through the conflict of the Bulge, freeing Nazi focus camps and aiding to trap Hitler's Eagle's Nest. Startling sincere and uncooked, Airborne is the compelling wrestle biography of a guy whose forthright critiques and gruff demeanour frequently positioned him in clash together with his fellow officials, yet who was once revered through the warriors he commanded, simply because he was firm to convey as lots of them domestic alive as he could.

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