During World War II, the 101st Airborne Division ("Screaming Eagles") was renowned for its role in Operation Overlord (the D-Day landings and airborne landings on 6 June 1944, in Normandy, France), Operation Market Garden, the liberation of the Netherlands and its action during the Battle of the Bulge around the city of Bastogne, Belgium.
Soldier Story #SS110 1/6th scale WWII 101ST AIRBORNE DIVISION “GUY WHIDDEN, II” 12-inch action figure features: HEADSCULPT: WWII "Guy Whidden, II" life-like head sculpt BODY: S2.5 BODY, Weapon bare Hands, Bendable bare Hands, Bare Feet HEADGEAR: M-1C paratrooper helmet (metal), M-1C helmet net cover, US airborne garrison cap, M5-11-7 assault gas mask, Gas mask filter, M-1944 dust goggles (clear lens), M-1944 dust goggles (dark polarizing lens) UNIFORM: GI wool shirt, M-1942 parachutist jacket, M-1942 parachutist pants, Corcoran jump boots (sewing leather) FIELD GEAR: M-1936 suspenders, Shoulder pads, M-1938 riding gloves, M-1936 pistol belt, M-1910 canteen cover, M-1910 canteen (metal), M-1910 canteen cup (metal), M-1942 first aid pouch, M-1910 entrenching tool cover, M-1910 E tool entrenching tool shovel (metal), M-1936 musette jump bag, Paratrooper rigger universal ammo pouch, TL-122 flashlight torch, M-1918 combat knife, M-1918 knife sheath, M-2 folding knife, M-2 grenade, M-1 ammunition carrying /w carrying strap, Paratrooper wrist compass (1944), Model A-11 US military watch, Paratrooper cricket, MKII No75 “Hawkins Mine” (/w leg strap), M-7 black rubberized gas mask bag, B-4 life vest (1943 dated), Airborne let down rope, T-5 parachute main pack (/w harness), T-5 reserve chest pack, Paratrooper leg bag
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WEAPON: M1A1 carbine folding paratrooper stock (wood / metal), M1 carbine sling, M1A1 10rd magazine x 4, M1A1 Scabbard (for M1A1 carbine folding stock), M1911 .45 pistol, M1911 7rd magazine x 3, M-1916 pistol holster
FIGURE STAND: New design round classic figure stand /w exclusive "Guy Whidden, II" photo etch name plate