|101st Airborne Division|
|Leader(s)||General Maxwell Taylor (D-Day)|
General Anthony McAuliffe (Bastogne)
|Appears in||Call of Duty|
Call of Duty: United Offensive
Call of Duty: Finest Hour (cutscene only)
Call of Duty: Black Ops (Intel only)
|Country||United States of America|
|Type||Air Assault Infantry|
|Active||August 15th, 1942 – November 30th, 1945|
|Motto||"Rendezvous With Destiny"|
The 101st Airborne Division, nicknamed the "Screaming Eagles" for their division insignia, is a modular airborne infantry division of the United States Army. The 101st was one of several divisions that parachuted into France prior to Operation "Overlord", or D-Day on June 6th, 1944.
Call of DutyEdit
In Call of Duty, the player assumes the role of Pvt. Martin, a member of the 101st Airborne Pathfinders, and parachutes into Normandy, just before the invasion. The player fights with the 101st through the battle of Sainte-Mère-Église, Brécourt Manor and Bastogne. The player is a part of Baker Company, along with helpers from the 82nd Airborne Division.
Call of Duty: Black OpsEdit
- Pvt. Elder trained with the 101st in Camp Toccoa, however he is in the 82nd Airborne Division.