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Rufus Dalton | 397th Infantry Regiment, 100th Infantry Division - Army

5:35   |   It was taking so long to actually deploy to Europe that Rufus Dalton toyed with the idea of volunteering for the paratroopers. Finally, the orders came and he shipped out in a convoy for Marseille. From there he moved north to the Vosges Mountains, ready to join the fray.

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