Tag: Able Company

Adams Speaks with Patton

Adams Speaks with Patton

Many spectators came to the Audie Murphy/American Cotton Museum to observe World War II living history. Today’s event saw “Gen. Patton” inspecting the troops at the encampment. James Adams, a veteran of the US Navy after World War II, was present when the Patton actor made his presence known. James […]

Able Company Canopies Over the Audie Murphy Museum

Able Company Canopies Over the Audie Murphy Museum

The flight of C-47 Sky Trains flew over Hunt County and Greenville during the early morning hours of Saturday, September 29th. Paratroops lined up in the aisle of the aging, two-engined transport plane and checked their equipment. Static lines were attached and the troop doors opened. The jumpmaster yelled, “Go, go, go!” […]

Living History

Living History

  The Audie Murphy/American Cotton Museum will be hosting a brand new event on March 5th, 2016, WWII Living History Day. [the_ad_group id=”1017″] Find out what living conditions were like for soldiers during WWII as Able Company, 1st Battalion, 502nd parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division sets up an encampment […]