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Richard 'Dick' Winters, whose WWII heroics were immortalized in 'Band of Brothers', died at 92 on January 2, 2011.

Richard 'Dick' Winters, whose WWII heroics immortalized in 'Band of Brothers' is dead at 92

(Band of Brothers) Richard 'Dick' Winters, whose WWII heroics were immortalized in 'Band of Brothers', died at 92 on January

Winters and Speirs on Utah Beach. This was the first time the two veterans had seen each other since 1945

Dick Winters & Ronald Speirs reunited in 2001 for the first time since Airborne. The true "Band of Brothers"

Describe Maj.Dick Winters

A True Hero Major Dick Winters "Winters was a soldiers' soldier. He was the best leader Easy Company ever had." - Babe Brothers in Battle-Best of Friends by Bill Guarnere/Babe Heffron

The real Major Dick Winters, Band of Brothers. One of the best WWII movies made. Real and very intense. I cried and laughed. Thank you Easy Company!

The real Major Dick Winters, Band of Brothers. One of the best WWII movies made. Real and very intense. I cried and laughed. Thank you Easy Company!

Humility in it's finest state. Band of Brother's quote "I served in a company of heroes" - Major Richard Winters

Major Richard 'Dick' war veteran-commanded Company Parachute infantry-(he was featured in a number of books and a character in "Band of Brothers", interesting life)

Major Dick Winters Officer’s I.D. Card, on display at the Gettysburg Museum of History.

‘Band of Brothers’ Major Dick Winters officers ID card originally issued in [[MORE]] Currently on display at the Gettysburg Museum of History. X-post /r/OldSchoolCool

William J. “Wild Bill“ Guarnere - Staff Sergeant, Easy Company, 2nd Battalion, 506th PIR, 101st Airborne Division. April 28, 1923 - March 8, 2014.

William J. “Wild Bill“ Guarnere - Staff Sergeant, Easy Company, 2nd Battalion, 506th PIR, 101st Airborne Division. April 28, 1923 - March 8, 2014.

“ Sergeant John Opanowski of the 10th Armoured Division, emerging from a dug-out built under snow in the Bastogne area. ” The 10th Armoured Division, along with the 101st Airborne Division, were pinned down in the Bastogne area by General von...

Sergeant John Opanowski of the Armoured Division, emerges from a dug-out built under snow in the Bastogne area. The Armoured Division and the Airborne Division were pinned down in the Bastogne area.

1LT Thomas Meehan III, 0-437484 E Company, 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment (PIR) 101st Airborne Division Meehan The Man Born July 8, 1921, Thomas Meehan III was an artist from the start. Handsome and intelligent, he trained at the Philadelphia School of Industrial Art to become a commercial artist, but the war intervened.

Thomas Meehan III, E Company, Parachute Infantry Regiment (PIR) Airborne Division

Band of Brothers, Dick Winter, et al, Hitler's Eagles Nest.

bottom row l to r: captain lewis nixon, major richard d. winters, unknown, and lieutenant harry welsh in berchtesgaden.

The Men of Easy Company: Ron Speirs  by Marcus Brotherton

Easy Company (Band of Brothers) - Ron Spiers

Shifty volunteered for the airborne in WWII and served with Easy Company of the 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment, part of the  101st Airborne Infantry. If you've seen Band of Brothers on HBO or the History Channel, you know Shifty. His character appears in all 10 episodes, and Shifty himself is interviewed in several of them. Shifty died on June l7, 2009 after fighting cancer. Rest in Peace Shifty.

Shifty volunteered for the airborne in WWII and served with Easy Company of the 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment, part of the 101st Airborne Infantry. If you've seen Band of Brothers on HBO or the History Channel, you know Shifty. His character appears in all 10 episodes, and Shifty himself is interviewed in several of them. Shifty died on June l7, 2009 after fighting cancer. Rest in Peace Shifty.

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