Parachute Battalion

Parachute Battalion is a 1941 film starring Robert Preston and Nancy Kelly. The supporting cast includes Edmond O'Brien, Harry Carey, and Buddy Ebsen; the movie was directed by Leslie Goodwins.

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James Hill (British Army Officer) - Second World War - Rhine
... Hill's 3rd Parachute Brigade was to drop at the north-eastern corner of the Diersfordterwald forest and clear the western portion of the forest ... near Bergen and eventually link up with 5th Parachute Brigade. 3rd Parachute Brigade dropped nine minutes later than planned, but otherwise landed accurately on drop zone 'A' ...
Pierre Tourret - Life and Military
... second tour in Indochina, he commanded a battalion of the 24th Senegalese Regiment, before becoming second-in-command to Marcel Bigeard in the 6th Colonial Parachute Battalion in the spring of 1951 ... Tulé and Lang Son, before he was given command of his own parachute battalion, the 8th Shock Parachute Battalion, and becoming one of the key French commanders in the Battle of Dien Bien Phu ... General Challe gave him command of the Parachute Commando Group of the General Reserve (Groupe de commandos paras de réserve générale, GCPRG) ...
James Hill (British Army Officer) - Second World War - North Africa
... allocated to the brigade, it was only possible to transport 3rd Parachute Battalion by air ... by British First Army, on 14 November it directed that a single parachute battalion would be dropped the next day near Souk el-Arba and Béja the battalion was to contact French forces at Beja to. 1st Parachute Battalion was selected for the task, to which Hill objected ...
List Of United States Marine Corps Battalions - Inactive Units - Others - 1st Marine Parachute Regiment
... Battalion Name Insignia Nickname 1st Parachute Battalion 2nd Parachute Battalion 3rd Parachute Battalion 4th Parachute Battalion Note Personnel from this unit were ...

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