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he Airborne Assault
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Members of the 517th PRCT camouflaging their faces before the Invasion of Southern France, August 15, 1944.


Go for Broke Toro Hirose of the 442nd RTC's Anti-Tank Company describes his unit’s glider landing into Southern France.

Glider Landing Southern France Bob Acree of the 550th Infantry Airborne Battalion describes fighting outside Le Muy.

Operation Dragoon Charles Doyle, of the 509, describes the 509's actions during the first day of the Invasion of Southern France.

Glider Pilot 
Harold M. "Goldie" Goldbrandsen describes the invasion of Southern France from a glider pilots perspective.


The 1SSF's Amphibious Assault












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