ARCHIVE PHOTO OF THE DAY
Welcoming committee, 1953
By STARS AND STRIPES Published: October 5, 2017
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Nijmegen, Netherlands, September, 1953: Pfc. Richard Clark of the 557th Quartermaster Aerial Supply Company has some company as he collects his chute following a jump commemorating the World War II liberation of Nijmegen by the 82nd Airborne Division nine years earlier.
Stars and Stripes' 1953 story about the Nijmegen anniversary jump.