English: Eugene Bondurant Sledge (November 4, 1923 – March 3, 2001) was a United States Marine, university professor, and author. His 1981 memoir With the Old Breed: At Peleliu and Okinawa chronicled his combat experiences during World War II and was subsequently used as source material for Ken Burns's PBS documentary, The War, as well as the HBO miniseries The Pacific.
|Eugene Sledge (1923–2001)|
|Alternative names||Eugene Bondurant Sledge; Eugene B. Sledge; 尤金史賴吉; ユージン・スレッジ; Юджин Следж|
United States Marine
|Date of birth/death||4 November 1923||3 March 2001|
|Location of birth/death||Mobile||Montevallo|