Celebrating History: 101st Airborne 70th Anniversary
July 19, 2012
On August 16th, 1942, the 101st Airborne Division came into being. The unit, also known as the "Screaming Eagles," have made a name for themselves, earning many accolades. Seventy years later, the division celebrates its history with a week-long tribute to Soldiers past and present. Sgt. 1st Class Stephanie Widemond walks us through a short history of the Screaming Eagles.