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Carl Beck | 501st Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division - Army

5:23   |   At only seventeen years of age, Carl Beck enlisted and went to Toccoa, GA where he went through airborne training. It was 1943 and the Allies were building up the resources to reclaim Europe from the Nazis. Finally in June of 1944, the time came.

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