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173rd Airborne Brigade - 'SKYSOLDIERS'  


- Homepage of the 173rd Airborne Brigade.   


503d on the Rock


The Website of the 503d Parachute Regimental Combat Team Association of WWII Inc.


533rd EB&S Regiment


The website  of the 533rd Engineer Boat and Shore Regiment, 3rd Engineer Special Brigade, who carried some of us to Corregidor.  




The U.S. Airborne in World War II - Comprehensive website containing brief histories of all Airborne Units = "This generation of Americans has a rendezvous with destiny."
......... ......Franklin Delano Roosevelt - June 27,1936



Airborne & Special Operations Museum


The Airborne & Special Operations Museum provides a unique educational experience on United States history and basic core values through the preservation interpretation and recognition of U.S. Army airborne and special operations history, equipment, technology, legend, art and weaponry.  

Alamo Scouts


The U.S. 6th Army Special Reconnaissance Unit of WWII. 


Bataan-Corregidor Memorial Foundation of New Mexico


Maintaining for future generations, the memory and unique history of the men who served their country, with bravery and great personal sacrifice, on Bataan and Corregidor.. 


Corregidor - Then and Now



Weaving together the threads of history into the Corregidor tapestry. The Internet's premier website on this historic island.  


Equipment for Airborne Troops  


Extract from the website of the Quartermaster Museum 


Fire Smoke and Steel


Website  of the Jungle-Fighting 82nd Chemical Mortar Battalion.   




"Grunt" is dedicated to the current military and military personnel. It includes details on military rank insignia, medals and ribbons as well as images, forums, military quotes and glossaries.   


Insignia of Airborne Units, WWII


Part of "American Military Patches, Other Insignia and  Decorations of WWII" website.  


The Jungle Air Force of WWII


Reprint of  "Drop On Corregidor" by Major Thomas C. Hardman as published in the May 1945 issue of "Air Force, The Official Service Journal Of The U.S. Army Air Forces." - Part of  Larry Long's fine website on the 13th Air Force.


A Nisei on Corregidor - The Story of Harry Akune


The extraordinary account of Harry Akune on Corregidor and his ultimate recognition at the Military Intelligence Hall of Fame - The Drop Zone   


POWs under the Japanese


Roger Mansell, as Director of the Center for Research, Allied POW's under Japan, has compiled a superlative resource.



U.S. Army Unit Association Web Sites


Olive-Drab has compiled this listing for individual units and commands of ground forces.  Also use its links to the Veterans Organizations. A fine website throughout.




Ultimate Guide to WWII Records


A commercial website explaining the sources of information available from public records. Neophyte level.











Corregidor Then and Now

Don Abbott

The Lost Road

Battlebook - Corregidor

Bulletin Board / Feedback Forum

503d PRCT Heritage Bn.

Gerry Riseley

Combat Over Corregidor

Japanese Unit & Troop Strength

503d WWII Honor Roll

Rock Force

William T. Calhoun

Amid th' Encircling Gloom

Ft. Benning Monographs


Coast Artillery Manila & Subic Bays

John Lindgren

The Rock Patch

503d PIR as a Case Study

Rock Force Honor Roll

4th Marines on Corregidor

George M. Jones

By Order of Maj. Kline

Engineers' Report - Corregidor

Site & Navigation Info

Bless 'Em All

James P. Lowe




503d PRCT Assn Official Website

Robert W. Armstrong




Concrete Battleship

Verne White

1936 Corregidor Map

503d Jump at Nadzab

by Article Title

Battle of Manila

Jim Mullaney

2/503 Vietnam Newsletter

Cleaning Up Corregidor

by Author Name

Fall of the Philippines


1945 Jump Map

Interview - Clevenger

by List of Recent Articles 



The 503d PRCT Heritage Battalion is the Official Website of the 503d Parachute RCT Association of WWII Inc. Join with us and share the 503d Heritage and values.

So that the last man standing shall not stand alone.



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