The Warrior Next Door Podcast

Tech Sgt Bill Parker - 116th Reg 29th Div D-Day First Wave Omaha Beach WWII Series 9 Episode 2 of 6

March 14, 2022 Ryan Fairfield, Tony Lupo Season 2 Episode 40
The Warrior Next Door Podcast
Tech Sgt Bill Parker - 116th Reg 29th Div D-Day First Wave Omaha Beach WWII Series 9 Episode 2 of 6
Show Notes

In episode 2 of this 6 part series, Mr. Parker tells more stories of his teen years, riding horseback in weekend rodeo's and courting the girl who would later become his wife. He also discusses how he ultimately was drafted into the US Army in WWII and trained to be an infantryman using the greatest battle weapon ever devised, according to Gen. Patton: the M1 Garand rifle.