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101st Airborne Division receives deployment orders

FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. -- The Army's 101st Airborne Division received orders Thursday to deploy overseas. The legendary division - along with its 270 helicopters - will "support possible...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/02/07/ira_374877.shtml
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Wives of 101st Airborne Division again prepare for husbands' deployments

...Afghanistan grew too intense to bear last year, Alison Cox and the other wives in her husband's company in the 101st Airborne Division turned off the news and turned to each other. They made baby baskets for infants born with their dads away and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/02/18/ira_376016.shtml
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101st Airborne moves out for the Persian Gulf

...weapons, hundreds of soldiers from the storied 101st Airborne Division boarded planes Friday for the Persian Gulf...on Friday. The roughly 22,000 members of the 101st Airborne Division were deployed Feb. 6 to an undisclosed U.S...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/03/01/ira_367570.shtml
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Mr. William Joe

...had retired as colonel from the Army. He was a veteran of World War II and served in Battery D, 81st AA, 101st Airborne Division. He was a member of the 101st Airborne Association and the Citadel Club. The family said, "He was a devoted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/02/26/obi_254547.shtml
Obituaries
Alec King

...the son of the late Wilbur Berry King and Lee Dale Lane. He retired from the US Army with over 20 years in the 101st Airborne Division and as Special Forces medic in Vietnam. He was a patriot, a protector, a provider and a warrior. After retirement...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000171578555
Ronny Sayers

...1962 as a 2nd LT. He continued on to attend Infantry, Airborne and Ranger Schools and became a member of the 101st Airborne Division. Dr. Sayers went on to graduate from the University of Louisville School of Medicine in 1970 and completed his...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000171148813
Dr. Frank Jobe saved careers of many pitchers with Tommy John surgery

...Greensboro, N.C., in 1925, Jobe joined Army at 18 and served as a medical staff sergeant in the Army's 101st Airborne Division during World War II.After the war, Jobe completed his undergraduate degree at La Sierra University and went...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-03-07/dr-frank-jobe-saved-care
Old, undelivered letter reunites sweethearts after 70 years

...and was trained as a paratrooper. He was sent into Belgium to fight in the Battle of the Bulge as part of the 101st Airborne Division.He and paratrooper Doyle Roberts landed one night in Belgium, bumping into each other on the way down. Daniel...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-11-01/old-undelivered-letter-reunit
Serviceman of the day

NAME: Spc. Phillip B. Hatcher HOMETOWN: Dearing STATIONED: Fort Campbell, Ky. UNIT: 3rd Battalion, 101st Airborne Division DEPLOYED: Iraq OCCUPATION: Light wheel mechanic

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/07/14/met_381119.shtml
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Attack kills Thomson soldier

...Command Sgt. Maj. Jerry Wilson, 45, of the 1st Battalion, 502nd Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade of the 101st Airborne Division, was confirmed Monday as one of the victims, said Army spokesman Joe Burlas. The 101st Airborne is based at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/25/met_395278.shtml
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