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As they traveled through Germany [Annotator's Note: during his time spent as a prisoner of war (POW), Onesi remembers...
There was a small passageway that went all the way up the side of the ship to the front of the ship. It was lined with...
Blonder remembers the events of the "Lost Battalion" [Annotator’s Note: 1st Battalion, 141st Infantry, 36th Infantry...
Pomroy estimates that the Japanese battleship bombardment lasted an hour. He remembers "Washing Machine Charlie" who...
On 23 April [Annotators Note: 23 April 1945] Mancel Kirk and his fellow 168th Infantry Regiment GIs were taken by truck...
In September Henderson was on a flight to China as navigator. He was with a crew that had to bail out on the flight...
During the first attack the Germans walked toward Milosevich's position. No tanks were sent at them for fear that they...
John Weinart notes that the previous story was probably the closest he ever got to being killed. It was not an unusual...
The prisoners of war knew that there was a possibility that they would be attacked during the voyage to Japan.When they...
After John Keema’s navigator Frank Delarmie [Annotator’s Note: unsure of spelling] was killed they were assigned a new...
Richard Cole heard that some of the aircraft had cameras on them but his was not one of them. The picture of Doolittle...
They had a couple of rainy days in April [Annotator's Note: April 1945] but the rains got heavy after Lazarick left. He...
When John Luckadoo was on his bomb run [Annotators Note: during the 8 October 1943 mission to Bremen] it was terribly...
[Annotators Note: There is dead air at the beginning of this segment. The segment actually begins at 1:04:45:500.] For...
Pomroy had decided to go on a third invasion regardless of whether or not he would be sent home. The Marines drew...
The first of the three battles that stands out to William Lansford was at Asamana on 11 November [Annotators Note: 11...
During the breakout from the Anzio beachhead John Vessey was a forward observer with an infantry company. They were...
For Robert Rosendahl fear is what kept him going during the Bataan Death March. The Japanese were barbarians. Very few...
Once they [Annotators Note: Richard Cole, James Doolittle, and the crewmen aboard their B-25 which had just taken part...
Ehlers rejoined his unit in Belgium after being in the hospital. He fought in Aachen and Bonn, both in Belgium [...
Loevsky's destination during his long march was Stalag VIIA in Moosburg, Germany. Along the way to Moosburg they was...
William Lansford took part in the Long Patrol with the 2nd Marine Raider Battalion on Guadalcanal. Most of the time he...
There were balloons in the air and was some antiaircraft fire over Bangkok [Annotator’s Note: Thailand] but it was...
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...
John Noack pitied his copilot because he had to endure that rough take off. They got above the clouds and assembled...
Lynn Compton knew the Germans were nearby while he and his men stayed in the area. Compton had to go to the listening...
Vejtasa doesn't know of anyone being lost during the attack. The farther away they got from the scene, the worse the...
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...
Roger Shaw was assigned to the [Annotator’s Note: SS ] on the Industrial Canal while it was still being completed by...
Darold Rice and his last member of his machine gun crew set the gun up in a ditch by the crossroad and hunkered down...
[Annotators Note: William Guarnere was a paratrooper in Company E, 2nd Battalion, 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment,...
Robert Walter thinks the population of Krinkelt was about 5000 before the war. There was a church on Krinkelt. Water...
They [Annotators Note: Tokuji Yoshihashi and the rest of the 442nd Regimental Combat Team] were in the area of Menton...
It was not quite dark when Warren Schmitt linked up with the engineers who had stopped him [Annotators Note: Warren...

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