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World War II Parachute Infantry Regiment

We have attempted to limit the number of records one needs to search to find specific information by ordering the records by unit, type and date. You may find documents for a specific period in the various command levels. Generally, reports from the 101st Airborne Division will not have as much specific detail as Daily Staff Journals filed from the battalion level.

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If you are just surfing the net looking for information on the 506th Infantry and found this page through a search engine, don't miss visiting our other pages.The 506th Airborne Infantry Regiment Association (Airmobile - Air Assault) contains History, Lineage, Honors as well as a Memorial to Currahees killed in action and missing in action.

After Action - After Action and Historical reports for the 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment during the World War II period.

Operation Market

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Operation Neptune Download
December 1944 Download
January 1945, February 1945, April 1945, May 1945, June 1945, July 1945 Download
Summary Reports 1945 Download
Arrowhead Orders 1945 Download
Morning Report February 1943 Download
Morning Reports September 26, 1944, September 29, 1944, November 4, 1944, December 29, 1944 Download

CIB Orders - General Orders Number 12 dated 15 June 1944. The orders identify members of the 506th Parachute Infantry who were awarded the Combat Infantry Badge. Service numbers, ink spots and smudge marks have been removed as much as possible without altering the names. The entire document is 17 pages. As each page is recovered we will add it to this section.

CIB Orders June 1944 Download