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They immediately hauled Arthur Pendleton to the emergency army tent. He was still knocked out at this point [Annotators...
Bailey and the Marines got there [Annotator's Note: Kunishi Ridge, Okinawa] on the 11th [Annotator's Note: 11 June 1945...
Once they [Annotators Note: Richard Cole, James Doolittle, and the crewmen aboard their B-25 which had just taken part...
In Hawaii they [Annotators Note: James Goodrich and the rest of the 5th Marine Division] trained for the landing on Iwo...
The Hurtgen Forest was thick so they didn't get too much tank support; the men had to go tree to tree. The Germans took...
Arthur Jackson had his squad leader bring up some explosives and ammo but he was alone for the most part [Annotators...
[Annotators Note: This segment begins with the interviewer brushing off Robert Murphy’s coat]. After the big battle on...
When you woke up in the morning, you had to make up your bed and it had to be basically a foot or 2 off the floor. The...
David Dennis took basic training with an 03 rifle [Annotators Note: Springfield Model 1903 .30 caliber rifle]. They had...
Freddie Ohr was treated to another huge dinner. The Korean man told him to come down every night around seven. Ohr...
Richard Greer was in the hospital when John Basilone was awarded the Medal of Honor. Greer was supposed to have been in...
Sometime in the spring of 2004 [Annotator's Note: Myers means 1944] there was a Japanese, who Myers thought had been...
Cape Gloucester was a rough campaign for Arthur Pendelton. They captured prisoners. Some of the fellas that had lost...
Lynn Compton knew the Germans were nearby while he and his men stayed in the area. Compton had to go to the listening...
Before the Battle of the Coral Sea , Vejtasa's group got some information on the Japanese base at Rabaul and the...
Mervosh kept his binoculars in his pack the rest of the battle and he is thankful that he did. About a week after the...
On Kunishi Ridge on 15 June [Annotator’s Note:  15 June 1945, Okinawa] Bailey and several other Marines went along the...
Charles Radford tried to keep his mind on the task at hand because once someone died they were dead; they had to be...
Theodore Finkbeiner took part in the famous river crossing during Operation Market Garden [Annotators Note: the...
Edward LaPorta was placed in a camp near Reggio where there were about 75 men being held. It was a slave labor camp...
The following morning Pomroy was told that they would cross the airfield at a fast trot to obtain the other end of the...
When William Lansford and the other members of the 2nd Marine Raider Battalion were in New Zealand he was walking down...
When Renstrom went back to Iwo Jima he fought well because the excitement was not there. He functioned better as a...
The Japanese split the camp up again. Myers thinks that after the school teacher had been to the camp he said something...
Arthur Pendleton was happy to get off of Cape Gloucester. They were there during the monsoon season. It was a terribly...
As a medic, Kanaya had to treat the Germans like their own wounded. The medics would treat the American wounded 1st and...
Monty Joe Boitnott did not know his operational situation other than he was to cut the lines to stop the Nazi troop...
Robert Harris was born in Knoxville, Tennessee in 1922. The years of the Great Depression were tough. It hit hard in...
Tom Quigley and his men watched their comrades try and make their way up Hill 192 under heavy German fire, and saw a...
Walter Barnes suffered from ADD [Annotators Note: Attention Deficit Disorder] but the war did not affect it. One time...
After arriving in Casablanca in May of 1943, Clinton Riddle and the men of the 325th Glider Infantry Regiment set up a...
 Lieutenant John Marr crossed the bridge at La Fiere with a group of about 75 men from Company G, 507th Parachute...
When Charles Coolidge landed in Southern France there was little opposition after the major shelling the Germans took...
Clinton Riddle spent three Christmases away from home due to his service in the Second World War. He spent his first...
Frank Mancuso’s unit went back to Naples to get more replacements and newer landing craft, landing onshore without...
Darold Rice and his last member of his machine gun crew set the gun up in a ditch by the crossroad and hunkered down...

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