Mississippi Native, Bradford “Brad” Freeman, Easy Company, Second Battalion, 506th, Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division.  The book “Band of Brothers”, is based on the harrowing events that made-up their military careers and later on became the popular HBO miniseries.




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McNish, Thomas M.

Silver Star, POW, Air Force

Conetto, Al

Operation Hump Survivor, Army

Norris, Tomas R.

Medal of Honor recipient, Navy

Yuill, John H.

Distinguished Flying Cross w/Valor, POW, Air Force

Crandall, Bruce Perry

Medal of Honor recipient, Army