A Currahee lost in battle, remembered in our hearts
Major Oliver Horton, Commanding Officer of the 3rd Battalion, was killed in action on October 5, 1944 in the Battle of Opheusden in the Netherlands during Operation Market-Garden. A bridge in Opheusden is dedicated to Major Horton.
Remembered by Berhard Floursen and Cees Johnson residents of "The Island".
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