Sophie Scholl A German Student and member of the White Rose resistance group who was killed by guillotine in Nazi Germany along with her brother Hans and other university friends after distributing anti war leaflets
Dick Winters and Lewis Nixon They hardly could have been more different. Winters grew up in a middle class home, Nixon's father was fabulously wealthy. Winters never drank but Nixon was an alcoholic. But they were the best of friends.
Sergeant Forrest Leroy Guth February 1921 – 9 August was one of the 140 original members of the Easy Company, Battalion, Parachute Infantry Regiment in the Airborne Division, United States Army during the Second World War.
Donald Hoobler "Happy-go-lucky gold-toothed boy, he volunteered for all the patrols in combat and all the soft jobs in garrison. He was one of the best and most popular soldiers in the company" - Webster p. 113 Band of Brothers by Stephen Ambrose
The Doc-Eugene Roe "He was there when he was needed and how he got 'there' you often wondered. He never received recognition for his bravery, his heroic servicing of the wounded. Foley talking about Doc Roe p. 181 Band of Brothers by Stephen Ambrose