HQ, 2nd Battalion
Light Machine Gun Platoon
Camp Toccoa, 1942


photos from Jason Shaw, grandson of
CPL Gilbert D. Shaw [HQ (LMG Platoon), 2nd BN, 506th PIR, 1942-1945]

HQ, 2nd BN, LMG Platoon
Rear (L-R): Kenneth M. Lawson, Andrew Medwig, Charles "Charley"
Clifton Bryant, Jr.
, David B. Henderson, unknown, Joseph A. Choo
Front (L-R): unknown, Amos E. Small, unknown



The following are photos of the "roughest obstacle course in the United States Army," used by the 506th PIR as part of their 13-week, 12 hours per day of "A" Stage Training at Camp Toccoa.

Obstacle Course



Obstacle Course



Obstacle Course


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