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Richard D. Winters (1918–2011)

Richard D. Winters was born on January 21, 1918 in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA. He is known for his work on We Stand Alone Together (2001), The 50 Greatest Television Dramas (2007) and Band of Brothers (2001). He was married to Ethel. He died on January 2, 2011 in Palmyra, Pennsylvania. See full bio »

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We Stand Alone Together
We Stand Alone Together Miscellaneous Crew
Band of Brothers
The Last Days of World War II
The Last Days of World War II Himself - WWII Veteran, Europe


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 2001 We Stand Alone Together (TV Movie documentary) (personal photos - as Richard Winters)
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 2007 The 50 Greatest Television Dramas (TV Movie documentary)
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 2005 The Last Days of World War II (TV Series documentary)
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- April 22-April 28: Bloody Stalemate on Okinawa (2005) ... Himself - WWII Veteran, Europe (as Dick Winters)
 2001 We Stand Alone Together (TV Movie documentary)
 2001 Band of Brothers (TV Mini-Series)
- Points (2001) ... Himself (as Dick Winters)
 1994 American Experience (TV Series documentary)
- D-Day Remembered (1994) ... Himself (voice)
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Maj. Richard D. Winters Rtd. | Dick Winters | Richard Winters

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A member of the legendary Easy Company of the US Army's 2nd Battalion, 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment of the 101st Airborne Division. Jumped into Normandy as the commanding officer of Easy Company due to the absence and possible death of their former commanding officer during the drop. First entered the war as a lieutenant, and left a year later as a major. He was portrayed by 'Damian Lewis' ... See more »

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