Roland H. ("Rollie") Daniel, Paratrooper, Machine Gunner, 82nd Airborne Div., 507th Parachute Infantry Reg., D-Day-St. Mere Eglise

Roland H. ("Rollie") Daniel, Paratrooper, Machine Gunner, Private, 82nd Airborne Division, 507th Parachute Infantry Regiment, Jumped into Normandy on D-Day, June 6, 1944 at St. Mere Eglise, followed by 35 days of combat in the French hedgerows. Of the 2004 who jumped only 700 went back to England. Rollie gave a presentation to the 8th AFHS-Mn on October 16, 2013. Introduction by Glenn Shull. (Below: Rollie on Left, Glenn on Right)


Rollie Daniel attended the 70th Anniversary of D-Day in Normandy, France
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