Used Sources


  • After Action Report 505 PIR
  • After Action Report 508 PIR
  • After Action Report 82nd Airborne
  • Brigade-General Heinz Harmel, commander of the 10th SS Panzer Division "Frundsberg", 1956, "Der Freiwillige"
  • Captain J.E. Adams, 1947, Fort Benning
  • Cole C. Kingseed, 2006, "Old glory stories"
  • Combat interviews, conducted by US Army Center of Military History
  • Cornelius Ryan, 1974, "A bridge too far"
  • John C. Warren, 1956, "USAF Historical Study 97: Airborne Operations in World War II, European Theater of Operations"
  • Field Order No.1, 508 PIR, 13 September 1944
  • Field Order No.11, 82nd Airborne, 13 September 1944
  • G-2 Reports, 82nd Airborne
  • Historical Officer Captain Westover, US Army Center of Military History, 1945, "The American Divisions in operation Market"
  • Interview Historical Officer Captain Westover with Colonel Lindquist, 14 September 1945
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  • James M. Gavin, 1976, "On to Berlin"
  • James Megellas, 2003, "All the Way to Berlin: A Paratrooper at War in Europe"
  • Jessie O. "Angel" Romero of "G" Company
  • Joseph M. Kissane of "G" Company
  • Letter Captain Adams, 2 November 1945
  • Letter General Gavin to Historical Officer Captain Westover, 17 July 1945
  • Lewis H. Brereton, 1946, "The Brereton Diaries"
  • Lieutenant Howard A. Greenawalt, 3rd Platoon leader, "G" Company
  • Lieutenant Kenneth L. Johnson, 1949, Fort Benning
  • Lieutenant Robert L. Sickler, 1948, Fort Benning
  • Major Benjamin F. Delamater, 1947, Fort Benning
  • Marcel Zwarts, 2003, "Vereniging Vrienden van het Airborne Museum"
  • Nationaal Archief, Den Haag, Ministerie van Defensie: Commissie Onderzoek Waalbrug (1946) 1949-1952 (1975-1988), nummer toegang 2.13.128
  • Norbert de Groot, 1977, "Als sterren van de hemel"
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  • Omar N. Bradley, 1951, "A Soldier's Story"
  • Phil Nordyke, 2005, "All American All the way"
  • Richard Lamb, 1983, "Montgomery on Europe 1943-45"
  • Robert Kershaw, 1994, "It never snows in September"
  • S-1 Report, 505 PIR
  • Scott T. Glass, 2000, "Cannons under canopy"
  • Statistical study 82nd Airborne Division, 31 October 1944
  • Unit Journal 508 PIR
  • War Diary Irish Guards
  • Wilhelm Tieke, 1975, "Im Feuersturm letzter Kriegsjahre"
  • William Lord, 1948, "History of the 508th Parachute Infantry"

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