We are now able to offer a new "ride-along" Airborne experience. Individuals will be allowed to go "Airborne" along with jump team members on a C47 flight. Hear and feel what it's like to ride in a WWII vintage aircraft and watch the troops dressed in WWII uniforms and equipment "Stand Up & hook Up".
To learn more about this opportunity contact us at: operations_@_wwiiadt.org
Robert L Williams
Enlistment date: 21 Aug 1942 Ft Thomas, Kentucky
Deployments: EAMET - 02 Sep 1943
Units: HQ Company, 2nd Battalion, 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division
Specialisations: Parachute Infantry
Qualifications: Combat Infantryman Badge. Parachutist Wings.
Decorations: Bronze Star, Good Conduct Medal, American Theater Ribbon, EAMET Service Medal with Bronze Star, Presidential Unit Citation, World War II Victory Medal.
Discharge Date: Dec 1945
Bob on Leaving service in December 1945, after receiving an honorable discharge, returned to the country with his family to live, employed in jewelry manufacturing and raising beef cattle, then finally retired there.
Bob is author of the book, “Return To Normandy”, now in it’s fourth printing, and “Cowboys Caravan”.