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Major Richard "Dick" D. Winters was a United States Army officer and decorated war veteran. He commanded Company "E", 2nd Battalion, 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division, during World War II.

A True Hero Major Dick Winters "Winters was a soldiers' soldier. He was the best leader Easy Company ever had." - Babe Brothers in Battle-Best of Friends by Bill Guarnere/Babe Heffron

Donald Hoobler (1923-1945) <3 "Hoobler was the only person I met who actually enjoyed fighting, he got a kick out of war. A happy-go-lucky gold-toothed boy, he volunteered for all the patrols in combat and all the soft jobs in garrison. He was one of the best and most popular soldiers in the company" - Webster p. 113 Band of Brothers by Stephen Ambrose

Donald Hoobler "Happy-go-lucky gold-toothed boy, he volunteered for all the patrols in combat and all the soft jobs in garrison. He was one of the best and most popular soldiers in the company" - Webster p. 113 Band of Brothers by Stephen Ambrose

George Luz and 'Babe' Heffron Easy Company 506th PIR 101st Airborne enter Eindhoven on September 18th 1944.

the soldier is able to smile at the camera even though there are hardships that he is going through. George Luz and 'Babe' Heffron, Easy Company PIR, Airborne

Joe Liebgott (Doc Roe and Christenson in the background)  "120-pound Liebgott, ex-San Francisco cabby, was the skinniest and one of the funniest guys in E Company" - Webster p. 169 Band of Brothers by Stephen Ambrose

Joe Liebgott (Doc Roe and Christenson in the background) of the U. Liebgott, ex-San Francisco Cabby, was the skinniest and the funniest guys in EZ Company" - Webster p. 169 Band of Brothers by Stephen Ambrose.

Best friends Major Richard Winters and Captain Lewis Nixon. 101st Airborne.  "Band of Brothers"

Dick Winters and Lewis Nixon They hardly could have been more different. Winters grew up in a middle class home, Nixon's father was fabulously wealthy. Winters never drank but Nixon was an alcoholic. But they were the best of friends.