This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. It turns out the first copy went to Major Winters and is now in the Historical Society building in Hershey, Pennsylvania. Medal of the City of Eindhoven. Harrisburg Patriot News. He got the job done. This was his first regiment.
In , Winters, as a representative on behalf of the U. He deployed with his unit to England in September , and participated in the Invasion of Normandy on June 6, , with a parachute jump behind enemy lines. Contact Veteran Tributes at info veterantributes. In other projects Wikimedia Commons. Winters enlisted in the United States Army on August 25, He had suffered from Parkinson's disease for several years.
He was eventually promoted to major and put in command of the 2nd Battalion. French Croix de Guerre with palm. Later it was discovered there had been at least Germans. Army on August 25,
Description: Army on August 25, Retrieved 2 June Winters later said he felt that at least part of Easy Company's success had been due to Sobel's strenuous training and high expectations. After the German surrender in May , he left the th and was stationed in France, where senior officers were needed to oversee the return home.