Maggie's War

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We follow 94 year old 82nd Airborne veteran James “Maggie” Megellas from Wisconsin to Europe where he fought in some of the most savage battles of World War II.

Megellas crossed the Waal River in Holland during Operation Market Garden (a scene portrayed in the famous war movie "A Bridge Too Far." Prior to that, Megellas was wounded fighting the Germans in the bloodbath at Anzio, Italy. In the winter of 1944, James Megellas would fight in the Battle of the Bulge, go on to help liberate a German Concentration Camp and end up in Berlin, Germany at war's end.

“Maggie” is the most decorated officer in the history of the famed 82nd Airborne Division.

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