All Odds Robert Rae's
incredible assault on La Fiere Bridge.
Battle of La Fiere Bridge - John "Red Dog" Dolan, Company
Commander of A Co. 505 PIR, provides a detailed letter to General James Gavin of A Co.'s
legendary actions at La Fiere Bridge. General Gavin's transmittal letter to famed author
Cornelius Ryan is also enclosed.
Attack Marcus Heim of the
505 describes how their small team stopped a German counter attack,
consisting of 3 tanks
and infantry, at La Fiere Bridge on June 6th.
Roy Creek of the 507
describes the actions and events surrounding the critical causeway at Chef Du Pont.