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Henry A. Tacket was aboard the USS Heermann (DD-532) during the Battle off Samar. Battle damage examination afterward...
Arthur Staymates was told by Hermann Göring that Hitler ordered 60,000 troops from the Eastern [Annotator's Note:...
Frank Hartzell and his battalion [Annotator's Note: Hartzell was a member of Company B, 21st Armored Infantry Battalion...
Arthur Staymates was presented the Bronze Star for actions performed early in his combat. He earned his first Bronze...
Cleston Stell arrived in France where he joined the 80th Infantry Division in St. Avold. He was assigned to Company G,...
On one mission, Michael Linquata and his squad were to advance into a forest with their sergeants. The enlisted men...
Edwin Knight was in the Philippines when fighting began to subside. The priority for logistical support was redirected...
Harold Buell discusses his wartime experiences and his opinions of multiple dive bomber and fighter pilots who he flew...
Harry Quinn and his buddy attempted to locate the paratroopers the day after the landing [Annotator’s Note: the date...
When the Hungarian Revolution began, Robert Fisch was in a medical school which was adjacent to a radio station. The...
After the Battle of the Bulge, Edward "Babe" Heffron continued fighting into Alsace-Lorraine then Dusseldorf and on to...
Ralph Hopkins had a relief man named Ronald Lucas. They worked well with each other. They alternated watches to best...
Frank Kubiak went to North Africa with his ship [Annotator's Note: USS Tillman (DD-641)]. They were on the receiving...
John E. Johnson went back to the ship, but not all his crewmates did. After replacements came from a nearby receiving...
Frank Kubiak reveals incidents that occurred with his shipmates. Some instances involved risky activities that could...
Eugene Vaadi was assigned to the 385th Bombardment Group and flew 19 missions over Europe hitting Berlin, Nurenberg,...
Samuel Lombardo and his regiment [Annotator's Note: Lombardo was a platoon leader and the executive officer of Company...
Stewart Bass participated in the sinking of the Japanese battleship Yamato on 7 April 1945. Weather conditions were not...