Plane #66 Crash Site
E Company, 2nd Battalion
June 1944

1944 Crash Site Plane #66
photo used by permission of Michel De Trez from D-Day Publishing

This photo was taken by CPL Forrest Guth (E Co, 2nd BN, 506th PIR, 1942-1945).
He was carrying a camera during the Normandy campaign. All of his photographs
are published in the book, At the Point of No Return: A Pictorial History
of the American Paratroopers in the Invasion of Normandy
. When Forrest
took the picture of the crash site, he did not know it was the plane carrying
LT Thomas Meehan, III and 17 Easy Company Currahee paratroopers.

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This page updated 04/06/13