Bill Guarnere

Bill Guarnere

Staff Sergeant William J. Guarnere was a former non-commissioned officer with Easy Company, 2nd Battalion, 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment, in the 101st Airborne Division of the United States Army during World War II. Guarnere wrote 'Brothers in Battle, Best of Friends: Two WWII Paratroopers from the Original Band of Brothers Tell Their Story' with long-time friend Edward "Babe" Heffron and journalist Robyn Post in 2007. Guarnere was portrayed in the 2001 HBO miniseries 'Band of Brothers' by Frank John Hughes. Wikipedia*

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Bill Guarnere has one video in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2006 Forum.

Appearances by Title:c. November 13, 1941 - Present Sergeant, U.S. Army Videos: 1

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  • 101st Airborne in World War II

    101st Airborne in World War II

    Members of the 101st Airborne, 506th Infantry Regiment, known as the “Band of Brothers,” talked about their experiences in World War II.…

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