This “HISTORY of the 101st Airborne Division” was the authorized publication of the 101st Airborne Division. It was published for the benefit of new replacements coming into the Division.
“…And where is the prince who could so afford to cover his country with troops for it’s defense as that 10,000 men descending from the clouds might not in many places do an infinite deal of mischief before a force could be brought together to repel them.”
HISTORY of the 101st Airborne Division
Maj. Gen Melvin Zais, Commanding General
Maj. Bobby J. Bishop, Information Officer
Lt. Lewis E. Benton, Editor
MSgt. Clyde Griffith, NCOIC Information Office
Spec. 4 Charles R. Anderson, Layout and Artist
This pamphlet is designed to be issued to all newly assigned personnel. It chronicles briefly, the Division’s accomplishments from its activation to August 1, 1968.
This pamphlet should instill into each individual replacement the Esprit de Corps that exists in all Screaming Eagles.
HISTORY of the 101st Airborne Division is an authorized publication of the 101st Airborne Division. It is published for the benefit of new replacements coming into the Division. Views and opinions are not necessarily those of the Department of the Army.
yesterday, your eagle – today…heritage
pages 4 -5
History of the 101st
Map of Vietnam Operations
Map of European Theater in WWII
Continuation of history
Medal of Honor Recipients