101st Airborne Division / Winter War: The Bulge and Beyond
Winter War: The Bulge and Beyond Series - DVD - 45 min. - $19.99
November 1944 - January 1945
World War II
Winter War: The Bulge and Beyond Series Volume 37
This DVD about the 101st Airborne Division takes place in World War II during the Winter War of 1944-1945 encompassing the Battle of the Bulge and beyond.
In November 1944 the Screaming Eagles, of the 101st Airborne Division, were assigned to the U.S. First Allied Airborne Army but were fighting in the 2nd Canadian Corps of the First Canadian Army. The Division was in the process of holding its assigned lines near the Waal River, Series III Winter War: The Bulge and Beyond begins here and continues through to late January, 1945, as Division receives awards for their participation in the defense of Bastogne.
101st Airborne Division History on Film
This film can be watched in English or French. Ce film peut être visionné en anglais ou en français.
The contents of this video show the action as was recorded by the 166th and 290th Signal Photo Companies, during these historic operations. The footage in this video is intended to be strictly that of the 101st Airborne Division and only shows other unit footage when two or more units are intertwined. Combat Reels has researched and compiled all of this raw combat film footage, then reformatted it into the DVD format for your viewing pleasure.
101st Airborne Division DVD Highlights
Great for veterans, families, military historians, and military enthusiasts, this DVD has many different scenes of 101st Airborne Division soldiers.
Start by watching the men of the 101st receive awards for their action in Holland. Follow the division as they load trucks in Holland and head south through Belgium to the barracks at Mourmelon le Grande, France. View scenes in and around the crossroads city of Bastogne as men of the 101st Airborne work with men of the 10th Armored Division to salvage equipment from the debris. Watch as men of the 101st move through the fields and smaller villages in the Bastogne area after having begun to push back the German forces. View many of the organic 101st Airborne unit commanders as they participate in awards ceremonies to commend actions during the defense of Bastogne. Watch notable men; MG Maxwell Taylor, BG Anthony McAuliffe, BG Gerald Higgins, Col. Sink the CO of 506th PIR. Then various shots of men of the 501st PIR, 502nd PIR, 506th PIR, 327th GIR and Artillery. Enjoy these close up shots of the actual locations the 101st Airborne Division fought for and occupied.
This combat film of the 101st AB contains scenes in: Weurt, Netherlands
Isle la Hesse, Senochamps, Belgium
Order your copy today and enjoy these and many more up close shots of equipment, vehicles, weapons, uniforms, helmet markings, and of the faces of the men of the 101st Airborne Division themselves on these candid movie film reels of history, presented to you on popular DVD formatted video!
Language: Our films have slates that introduce each chapter. This DVD is one of our first DVDs to offer dual languages. This DVD contains both English and French language slates.
WATCH A SHORT CLIP OF THIS DVD
Watch men of Headquarters & HQ Company as they visit with HQ 501st PIR in the woods on the outskirts of Bastogne.
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SELECTED SNAPSHOTS OF SCENES ON THIS DVD
Sign denoting Bastogne, bastion of the battered bastards of the 101st.
Trooper receives a Silver Star.
Soldiers survey the road and town ahead on their advance.
Mortarmen in their snow covered foxholes in the Bastogne sector.
Sign on the outskirts of Bastogne.
General Anthony McAuliffe in Bastogne.
Man with his Silver Star and Combat Infantryman Badge (CIB).
Major General Maxwell Taylor, CG, looks at situational map with one of his commanders.
A 2nd Bn 501st soldier works on a vehicle.
327th GIR and 501st PIR men at an aid station in Bastogne.
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