World War II
1st Battalion, 506th PIR
HQ, A, B, and C Companies
(Able, Baker, and Charlie Companies; Red Battalion)


Paratroop Drop of 101st Airborne Division in Operation Neptune: 6 June 1944 map from the widow of Charles Mitchell (B Co, 1st BN, 506th PIR)

The 506th PIR on D-Day:
from Utah Beach to Cherbourg (6 June-27 June 1944), published in 1947 by the Department of the Army

Lowland Flank: September 1944 map of Operation Market Garden from LTC Trevor J. Bredenkamp (A Co, 1st BN, Commander and Unit Historian, ROK, 1998-1999)

Maps of the Battle of Bastogne:

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506th Airborne Infantry Regiment Association (Airmobile - Air Assault)
This page updated 04/06/13