PFC Martin: Battle of the Bulge
PFC James “Pee Wee” Martin: Battle of the Bulge & the Siege at Bastogne
PFC James “Pee Wee” Martin, veteran of G Company, 101st Airborne Division, 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment, saw some of the greatest action of the European theater throughout World War II. Martin and his comrades held the Belgian town of Bastogne as part of the larger Battle of the Bulge – a vital objective in preventing the German troops from recapturing Antwerp. Martin reflects on his experience 70 years after he served in the war.