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By the early days of May [Annotator’s Note: May 1945], Clyde East and most Americans knew the war was over. The Allied...
C. Charles Collie heard on 6 August [Annotator's Note: 1945] that the atomic bomb had been used on Hiroshima. He knew...
The thing that disturbed Joseph Blouin the most in England was the German putt-putt [Annotator's Note: slang for the V-...
William Ebersole was on Iwo Jima when the first atomic bomb was dropped on Japan [Annotator's Note: the first atomic...
Norris Gwin and the ground crews had to support 88 pilots and gunners for the aircraft missions. In between...
Among his other responsibilities, Robert Gurr managed several newspaper routes during World War 2. As a paperboy, he...
Teddy Kirkpatrick reflects on the events in his life during World War 2, beginning with the attack on Pearl Harbor. He...
Bryan and Kirk Noyes had a very good relationship. Bryan was flying a P-51D10 out of an airfield south of London...
Lloyd Dendy stayed in Australia about two months [Annotator's Note: April to June 1943]. He did a lot of night training...
Constance Negrotto worked at the huge facility built by Andrew Jackson Higgins at Michoud [Annotator’s Note: near New...
Donald Popham wanted to be out on the field so he put in his application for work on an engine crew. His five-months'...
Constance Negrotto heard about the PBY job from the high school principal at Rabouin [Annotator’s Note: the PBY...
Maurice Hackler recalled having been sent to Czechoslovakia, but they could only do visual bombing in that country....
Joseph Goble and the Marines went about strengthening their lines on the edge of the mountains [Annotator's Note: after...
Bruno Viani spent about a week in Marseilles after his arrival. There was a dock strike there so the troops helped...
James Livaudais toured the third floor of the Louisiana Memorial Pavilion of The National WWII Museum with multiple...

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