2nd Rangers Battalion

21 Aug 2017

Name of the model : Anthony V.

Theme : 2nd Rangers Battalion on Omaha Beach

Time, Year : World War II (1944)

Details : Private of Company C of the 2nd Battalion of Rangers was wounded at the foot of the cliffs of Omaha Beach. Unlike the Dog, Easy and Fox companies that climb Pointe du Hoc, this company, like the A and B, land alongside the 29th and 1st infantry divisions. These units suffered heavy casualties on the morning of June 6th, 1944, but continued the battle before being deactivated on October 23rd, 1945.


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