Re: 101st Airborne Glider Infantry
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Season'a Greetings, Charles Wallace!
There were two Glider Infantry Regiments in the
101st A/B Division ( 327th, 401st), plus other elements.
True, the division fought at Normandy, Rhineland,
Ardennes-Alsace (Bulge), and also in the Central Europe campaign.
It participated in D-Day, the invasion of Europe,
6 June 44, and was last engaged at Berchtesgaden, Germany, when the war ended in Europe, 7 May 45.
During the referenced campaigns the division had thesecasualties:
Killed in Action, 1,766
Wounded in Action, 6,388
Died from Wounds, 324.
Casualty rate was in excess of 50%.
An excellent reference:
Stephen E. Ambrose, author,
Simon & Schuster, NYNY, publisher,
Dr. Ambrose cites the division at least twenty times.
I hope this helps at least a little in your quest.
Louie Franklin Turner.