Thursday, October 13, 2005

Band of Brothers are back.

101st airborne has expanded by one more regiment by reactivating an old combat regimental team known as the Currahees. If I was into rating movies this would be one of the greatest I have ever seen and I am still looking for the box set for my own collection.

The men of this regiment have a great legacy to live up to and knowing a little about airborne training they should be straight up tough.

"The 506th Regimental Combat Team _ also known as the "Currahees," a Cherokee Indian word meaning "stands alone" _ returned to the division just as its soldiers were completing final preparations to return to Iraq".

The rest of this article is at