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People/Characters: James M. Gavin

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Works (6)

A Bridge Too Far by Cornelius Ryan
The First Men In: U.S. Paratroopers and the Fight to Save D-Day by Ed Ruggero
The General and His Daughter: The War Time Letters of General James M. Gavin to his Daughter Barbara (World War II: The Global, Human, and Ethical Dimension) by Barbara Gavin Fauntleroy
The Guns at Last Light: The War in Western Europe, 1944–1945 by Rick Atkinson
On to Berlin: Battles of an Airborne Commander 1943-1946 by James Maurice Gavin
Paratrooper: The Life of Gen James M Gavin by T. Michael Booth

Character description

Lt. Gen. James M. Gavin (1907–1990) was nicknamed "The Jumping General" for taking part in combat drops with the paratroopers he commanded.

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