Ready and Raring To Go
Benjamin Nienart (l) and James Rizzuto (r) flank an unidentified 508er.
Photo was taken in Wollaton Park on September 17, 1944 as the 508th prepared
for the Market Garden Jump
Both Nienart and Rizzuto survived the war.
Ready But Maybe Not Raring To Go
Conrad Wolfe, Co D, seems to be somewhat wistful as he awaits the call to
mount up just before the Market-Garden mission. The man napping to his
right is unidentified.
(courtesy of Frank Staples, also of Co D)
Oliver W. Griffin
Company H preps for the Holland jump
(courtesy William Nation collection)