Staff Sergeant William J. William Guarnere was born April 28, in South Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the youngest of 10 children 6 brothers and 3 sisters they called him "Billy baby" to Joseph "Joe" and Augusta Guarnere. Guarnere's mother told the Government that he was 17 while he was, in fact, only He spent three summers in the CMTC, which took four years to complete.
The Legacy of Dick Winters
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Fact and fiction frequently collide when it comes to World War II. It boosted the careers of actors like Homeland star Damian Lewis, made household names of Dick Winters and Lewis Nixon, and brought to vivid life the experiences of World War II combat, liberating a concentration camp and parachuting behind enemy lines on D-Day. Band of Brothers paid close attention to historical accuracy, but … failed to explore the long-term consequences of their war. But how well do we really know the men of Easy Company?
He was An intensely private and humble man, Winters had asked that news of his death be withheld until after his funeral, Jackson said. Winters lived in Hershey, Pa. The men Winters led expressed their admiration for their company commander after learning of his death. A leader personified.