US PARAS Adams, Emory Sherwood,Jr

John Robertson

Administrator
Staff member
  • SURNAME
Adams
  • FORENAME
Emory Sherwood,Jr
  • UNIT
504 Parachute Infantry Regiment (HQ Company 3 Bn - C.O.)
  • RANK
Lieutenant Colonel
  • NUMBER
0-23235
  • AWARD
Bronze Star
  • PLACE
Europe
  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
born 16.3.1917 Ohio
son of Emory Sherwood and Elies (nee Yeates) Adams
father retired as Major General,US Army
graduated USMA,West Point 1940
former Executive Officer,3 Bn (Major)
served Korea 1951-52
served Vietnam
retired 1963 as Colonel
resided Carmel,California
died 6.8.2006 Monterey County,California
San Francisco National Cemetery,California Section OS Row 1 Site 21
 
Band of Brothers
Brothers in Battle, Best of Friends: Two WWII Paratroopers from the Original Band of Brothers Tell Their Story
Spearhead Of The Fifth Army: The 504th Parachute Infantry Regiment In Italy, From The Winter Line To Anzio
No Victory In Valhalla: The Untold Story Of Third Battalion 506 Parachute Infantry Regiment From Bastogne To Berchtesgaden
Beyond Band of Brothers: The War Memoirs of Major Dick Winters
507th Parachute Infantry Regiment: Normandie, Ardennes, Allemagne - a Forgotten Regiment: 1942-1945 Normandy, Ardennes, Germany
Parachute Infantry
American Airborne Pathfinders in World War II
Four Stars of Valor: The Combat History Of The 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment In World War II
101st Airborne: The Screaming Eagles at Normandy
An Irresistible Force: Lieutenant Colonel Ben Vandervoort And The 2nd Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry In World War II
The Deuce: The Bravery, Valor, And Sacrifice Of The 502nd Parachute Infantry Regiment
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