the year is 1944 the Wehrmacht has a death grip of western Europe. The Allied Powers have Begin a invasion of main land Europe through France.
Easy Company has been ordered along with the rest of the 101st air born division to drop at night behind enemy lines in Normandy France. Their mission is to create chaos behind enemy lines. It's a near suicidal mission. Major Winters is leading Easy company and he is the first to jump from his plane.
Easy Company Than Took Place in Operation Market Garden. Operation Market Garden was an unsuccessful military operation in the Netherlands. Although the anti air fire it was in accurate but it still brought down Allied planes. Easy company was able to land and complete there objective of destroying bridges.
Easy company then took part in the Battle Of the Bulge. During the two month battle the snow made the movement of tanks almost impossible and there were also a lot of causalities on both sides.
The is Wehrmacht is creating a problem for easy company because as they keep pushing into Germany the Wehrmacht keeps fighting harder.
Easy Company lost 15 men who died in the line of duty was the sacrifice worth it once you read the book you can decide.