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Easy Company’s “Babe” Heffron to be immortalized in bronze at Herron Playground in Pennsport

The northwest corner of 2nd and Reed St. in Pennsport will soon house a memorial to Edward ¬†”Babe” Heffron, a local World War II veteran.

"Wild' Bill Guarnere (L), Edward "Babe" Heffron (C) and the Heffron Statue Plans (R) via The Inquirer

“Wild’ Bill Guarnere (L), Edward “Babe” Heffron (C) and the Heffron Statue Plans (R) via The Inquirer

Heffron, a member of the legendary Easy Company along with longtime friend “Wild” Bill Guarnere, was depicted in the HBO miniseries¬†Band of Brothers.¬†Fundraising efforts for a statue are about to officially kick off at an event held at The Irish Pub on Nov. 11, Veterans Day.

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