View Full Version : Kentucky Special Forces Soldiers honor D-Day paratroopers

06-11-2014, 09:17
It was a great day for a jump, and a very humbling experience.

Story by Sgt. David Bolton, 133rd Mobile Public Affairs Detachment

CAMP ATTERBURY, In. — In an isolated field in the middle of Indiana, a group of Kentucky National Guard paratroopers gathered to pay homage to their brothers-in-arms who paid the ultimate sacrifice during World War II. Soldiers from Kentucky’s 20th Special Forces Group met at Camp Atterbury June 6, to take part in parachute jumps from UH-60 Blackhawk helicopters to commemorate the 70th Anniversary of D-Day.


06-11-2014, 09:20
Semi-local to here. Wish I had known about it in advance.

06-11-2014, 09:27
It was suppose to be a quit memorial jump, but somehow when we were in the planning phase the word got out via Camp Atterbury personnel.

06-11-2014, 14:52
Who's the guy with the child molester 'stache? :p


06-11-2014, 15:08
HA!!! Same guy that got yelled at in jump school for it.:D Something about it getting caught in the risers.

G Wheeler II
01-04-2015, 08:10
The Little cheese eater with the micro whomb broom as #4 man out the door, needs more fertalizer on it or a rough wash cloth.... A shamful attempt at a stash... LOL but the Kid is Ok in my book