This Paratrooper's Jump Into Enemy Territory Was a Disaster

From:Easy Company's First Assault

  • 3m 43s
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  • TV-PG

For Easy Company paratrooper Buck Compton, the mission into occupied Normandy started off disastrously. It was his first ever combat jump and he'd lost his equipment bag on the way down, all with thousands of German bullets whizzing by.