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World War II Museum tour visits Battle of Bulge locations 70 years later

...forces surrender. The demand was made three days before Christmas in 1944 after the Germans had surrounded the 101st Airborne Division in the town of Bastogne.U.S. Gen. Anthony McAuliffe sent back a one-word reply to the Nazis: "Nuts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-12-20/world-war-ii-museum-tour-visits-bat
Augusta's ties to Ebola-stricken Liberia date back to 1836

...Ebola virus.For six to nine months, Heitt will be stationed in Liberia, providing communication support to the 101st Airborne Division.According to Heitt, his assignment is expected to keep him away from Ebola patients."They said it would...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2014-10-25/augustas-ties-ebola-stri
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...

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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
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
SC woman learns details of brother's D-Day death

...owns the French apple orchard where the paratroopers, members of Company A, 501st Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division, landed on June 6, 1944.George's niece, Doris Dickerson, who lives in Texas near where George lived years...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2012-07-13/sc-woman-learns-details-brothers-d-
Across the region

...22-year-old relative who was killed in Vietnam before he could send them home.Military representatives of the Army's 101st Airborne Division presented the 40-year-old letters in a ceremony Saturday.They were found on the body of Sgt. Steve Flaherty...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-07-15/across-region
Graham part of visit to Afghanistan, Pakistan

...understand that."McConnell said he also was able to meet with troops, including some from Fort Campbell's 101st Airborne Division, where he found morale high.McConnell said he was "deeply impressed" by the troops and said "they've done...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-01-17/graham-part-visit-afghanista
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Obama meets, praises bin Laden assault team

...long-hunted al-Qaida leader, from the White House to ground zero in New York to Fort Campbell, home of the famous 101st Airborne Division. The division has been integral to Obama's war plan in Afghanistan, and many of its combat teams have returned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/osama-bin-laden/2011-05-07/obama-meets-praises-bin-
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