Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Soldiers of U.S. E/506 Return from Training Exercise

From left to right: Private Amos "Buck" Taylor, Private Terrence "Salty" C. Harris, Private Cecil M. Pace and Corporal Walter "Smokey" S. Gordon, Jr. (another source said as Paul Rogers, Terrance Harris, Joseph Ramierez and an unknown trooper) of Easy Company, 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment (E/506), return from a training exercise in North Carolina. The four men are wearing the Herringbone Twill (HBT) coveralls. The man standing second from the left has a 60mm mortar over his right shoulder and the man at right has a .30 caliber Browning M1919A4 machine gun cradled in his arms.

Source :
Book "Screaming Eagles: The 101St Airborne Division from D-day to Desert Storm" by Christopher J. Anderson

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