Band of Brothers is a 10-part miniseries based on Stephen Ambrose's book. It follows 'E' (Easy Company, the 506th Regiment of the 101st Airborne Division, U.S. Army) during World War II, from their initial training at Camp Toccoa to the conclusion of the war.
Last Episode01x10 Points Aired: Nov. 04, 2001
Easy enters Berchtesgaden, to capture the "Eagle's Nest", a mountain mansion that was built by the Nazi party for Hitler. After going to the …
- Maj. Richard D. Winters
- Capt. Lewis Nixon
- 1st Lt. Lynn 'Buck' Compton
- SSgt. Joseph Toye
- TSgt. Donald Malarkey
Series Fun Facts
- The village (Carentan), which became 11 different European cities and villages, was 12 acres - the size of nine American football fields.
- David Schwimmer portrays Capt. Herbert M. Sobel, and filmed his scenes while on hiatus from Friends. In that TV series, his on-screen father is portrayed by Elliott Gould, who in A Bridge Too…
[show]David Schwimmer portrays Capt. Herbert M. Sobel, and filmed his scenes while on hiatus from Friends. In that TV series, his on-screen father is portrayed by Elliott Gould, who in A Bridge Too Far portrayed Col. Stout, a character based on Col. Robert F. Sink, and Sobel's direct superior officer.
- During the liberation of Eindhoven in episode 4, the real Pvt. Edward "Babe" Heffron can be seen in one of the shots. He is sitting down and waving a Kingdom of the Netherlands flag.