Dick Winters and Lewis Nixon They hardly could have been more different. Winters grew up in a middle class home, Nixon's father was fabulously wealthy. Winters never drank but Nixon was an alcoholic. But they were the best of friends.
12 June A group of American soldiers stand in the village of Sainte-Marie-du-Mont, which was liberated by paratroopers of the and Regiments of the Airborne Division. 7 May A view of the old village fountain today.
1939 09 02 A Polish cavalry unit dares to attack a German motorcycle unit with only a sword. Since the end of the Great War, the Polish army was much less advanced than the German Army, often sending cavalry against German Panzer columns.