Dropped Paratroops

Some articles on dropped paratroops, paratroops:

36th Airlift Squadron - History
... Began training for the invasion of Sicily dropped paratroops over the assault area on the night of 9 July ... out that mission although severely attacked by ground and naval forces dropped paratroops over the beachhead south of the Sele River on the night of 14 September 1943 ... Engaged in combat operations by dropping paratroops into Normandy near Ste-Mere-Eglise on D-Day (6 June 1944) and releasing gliders with reinforcements on the following day ...
37th Airlift Squadron - History
... training for the invasion of Sicily dropped paratroops over the assault area on the night of 9 July ... attacked by ground and naval forces dropped paratroops over the beachhead south of the Sele River on the night of 14 September 1943 ... Engaged in combat operations by dropping paratroops into Normandy near Ste-Mere-Eglise on D-Day (6 June 1944) and releasing gliders with reinforcements on the following day ...

Famous quotes containing the word dropped:

    “If I hit him, he’ll hit me too,” Anton Petrovich thought in a flash. He pulled off the glove with a final yank and threw it awkwardly at Berg. The glove slapped against the wall and dropped into the washstand pitcher.
    “Good shot,” said Berg.
    Vladimir Nabokov (1899–1977)