MSG Albert Blithe
Master Parachutist
Fort Bragg, NC


MSG Albert Blithe served in E Company, 2nd Battalion, 506th PIR, 1942-1944, and then went on to have an outstanding Army career, including over 600 parachute jumps. Below are photos of one of Blithe's post-WWII jumps at Fort Bragg, where he was assigned to the 82nd Airborne Division.

photos from Gordon Albert Blithe,
son of Albert Blithe (E Co, 2nd BN, 506th PIR, 1942-1944)

Parachute Jump Photo#1



Parachute Jump Photo#2



Parachute Jump Photo#3



Parachute Jump Photo#4



Parachute Jump Photo#5



Parachute Jump Photo#6



Parachute Jump Photo#7



Parachute Jump Photo#8



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This page updated 04/06/13