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82nd Airborne Memorial at Ponte Dirillo

Sicily, Italy

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THE NIGHT OF JULY 10, 1943 WAS WITNESS TO BLOODY COMBAT BETWEEN THE 82nd AMERICAN AIRBORNE DIV. AND ITALIAN AND GERMAN TROOPS EXTREME WERE THE LOSES SUPREME WAS THE HEROISM AND FROM THE SACRIFICE OF THESE MEN IS CREATED THE NEW HISTORY OF EUROPE KILLED IN ACTION AT PONTE DIRILLO Lt Col ARTHUR F. GORHAM 1st Lt KURT B. KLEE 1st Lt JOHN D. SPRINKLE Navy Ensign G.A. HULTON Sgt GERALD L. LUDLAM .. TRAFFORD WILLIAMS .. JOHN F. YEAGER Cpl HOWARD S. OWENS .. CHARLES F. CYMERYS .. CORNELIUS J. MOYNIHAM Jr. .. WARREN LYONS PFC THOMAS D. ADAMS .. THOMAS PLAKA .. GEORGE H. GOUSMAN .. AEOYSIUS BONCYK .. ARTHUR H. NOUSER .. HAROLD MYRHOW .. NOEL M. WHEALTON .. LELAND LAYE .. MICHAEL A. SCAMBELLURI PFC HARRY C. DOWNEY PVT JOHN J. McGUIGAN .. DAVID J. McKEOWN .. WILLIAM J. KERRIGAN .. VERNON F. KNIGHT .. PHILLIP V. PALMER .. STEPHEN W. VIDUMSKY .. RAYMOND E. FISKE .. JAMES T. BRADFORD .. ELDRIDGE V. HARBIN .. JAMES D. HARRIS .. DOMININC T. ANGELO .. ALFRED GLASCOCK .. CARROLL NEICE .. JAMES D. LONG .. WALTER M. BARNETT .. WALTER F. KISSAU .. JOE BOOTHE .. WILLIAM BLAKE