|MyBestYears.com's WE WILL REMEMBER honors a very special man who served courageously in
the South Pacific during World War II. We asked new novelist (The Happy Immortals) Robert Boyd
Delano to pen his remembrances of service in the famed 187th Infantry Regiment of the 101st
Airborn Division (Air Assault) of the United States Army, with whom he served in the South Pacific
during World War II.
Also read the heartwarming story, "Bundles of Words in a Box,"
written by nationally-known columnist Ann DeFrange.
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|The 187th Rakkasans
were portrayed valiantly
in the movie, Hamburger
Hill, which focuses on
the lives of a squad of 14
U.S. Army soldiers of B
Company, 3rd Battalion,
187th Infanty Regiment,
101st Airborne Division
during the brutal 10 day
(May 11-20, 1969) battle
for Hill 937 in the
A Shau Valley of Vietnam.