82nd Airborne Division
World War II
Battle of the bulge - Bra, Belgium - While digging in on front line positions just outside of Bra, soldiers of Co H, 3rd Bn, 504th Para Inf Regt, 82nd A/B Div., met a patrol of Nazi SS troopers who were on reconnaissance. In the resulting clash several of the Germans were killed but one SS trooper was captured and brought back into American lines. 25 December 1944
War in Afghanistan
Paratroops of the 508th PIR during Operation Achilles
The 501st jumps in Alaska.