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Memorial For “Wild Bill” To Take Place Next Week At Kimmel Center

Guarnere passed away in March at the age of 90 and he was one of a kind.

04/26/2014

Wild Bill Guarnere, WWII Veteran and original member of Band of Brothers, receives Dom Giordano’s 'Person of the Year' award at Talk Radio 1210 WPHT’s 5th Annual Feast of the Seven Fishes on December 16, 2013. (credit: Cindy Webster)

Wild Bill Guarnere Passes At Age 90

William ‘Wild Bill’ Guarnere, one of the World War II veterans whose exploits were dramatized in the TV miniseries “Band of Brothers,” has died at the age of 90.

03/09/2014

Dick Winters

Local WWII Vet Honored In France On D-Day Anniversary

With World War II-era military planes darting overhead and Normandy’s Utah Beach visible in the distance, a bronze statue emerged from beneath a camouflage parachute, in tribute to a man whose quiet leadership was chronicled in the book and television series “Band of Brothers.”

06/06/2012

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‘Band Of Brothers’ Inspiration Dies At Age 92 In Pa.

Richard “Dick” Winters, the Easy Company commander whose World War II exploits were made famous by the book and television miniseries “Band of Brothers,” died last week in central Pennsylvania. He was 92.

01/10/2011

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‘Band Of Brothers’ Vets Work To Honor Their Commanding Officer

This might be hard to believe, but World War Two veterans Bill Guarnere and Edward “Babe” Heffron generally don’t like Veterans Day. You see for them, it can be a lot of work.

11/11/2010

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