R.I.P.Technician Fourth Grade Joseph R. Beyrle August 25, 1923 – December 12, 2004.
When the term badass is looked up you will see Joesph R.Beyrle’s picture.
Joseph Beyrle is the only American soldier who officially took part in battles in the American and Red armies on the eastern and western fronts of the Second World War. Thanks to his dedication, he managed to escape from German captivity and continued to fight in the ranks of the Soviet allies. His battle path is an amazing episode of World War II.
Beyrle was born in 1923 in the city of Muskegon, Michigan. After graduating from high school in 1942, he refused a scholarship at the University of Notre Dame, preferring instead to join the army and go to war. After selection, Beyrle was sent to the 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment of the 101st Airborne’s “Screaming Eagles”. His unit specialized…
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