HQ, 1st BN, 506th PIR
Eindhoven, Holland
September 18, 1944

from the scrapbook of PVT Svend P. Christensen
(HQ, 1st BN, 506th PIR, 1942-1945)
Thurman and Burton
(L-R): Giles Thurman and Ossie L. Burton

Thurman and Kudlo
(L-R): Giles Thurman and Andrew Kudlo, Jr.

Burton and Dutch

Thousands of people lined the narrow streets, eager to greet Currahee paratroopers

(Kneeling soldier): Ossie L. Burton
(Standing soldiers, L-R):
unknown; Giles Thurman; Andrew Kudlo, Jr.; 3 unknowns

Burton, Edmonds, Christiansen, Holdridge

(Soldiers L-R): Ossie L. Burton, PVT Preston F. Edmonds (KIA 10/06/44,
, Svend P. Christiansen, and Arland Merle "Buck" Holdridge

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506th Airborne Infantry Regiment Association (Airmobile - Air Assault)
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