|House in Berchtesgaden where Len Vierling and
other HQ, 2nd BN, 506th PIR Currahees
spent 2 weeks. They all celebrated the end of the war, May 9, 1945, by going up to the
Eagles Nest and bringing a truckload of the best liquors from Hitler's wine cellar.
|Unknown Currahees with local children at Berchtesgaden
-- is this when some of the
506th PIR escorted a truck carrying food to a local orphanage to prevent civilians taking
the food designated for the children?