The map only displays records that have geographic information. Switch to the grid view to see all records.

Map is loading...
Timeline is loading...

The timeline only displays records that have date information. Switch to the grid view to see all records.

Tom Quigley jumped on a train and made his way with the other soldiers down to central England to a military base at...
Robert Max believes the German sergeant truly thought he was sending Max to a camp where the Geneva Convention was...
Reva Kibort and her surviving family members were jammed into crowded box cars to be sent to an unnamed destination....
Leslie Aigner was working on a six foot thick concrete roof when a man fell in the steel reinforcement structure while...
John Kerner was in the Battle of Mortain [Annotator's Note: Operation Lüttich, German counterattack during Battle of...
Christa Schneider's mother worked in an office before the war and met her husband there. Although he was not inclined...
Itka Zygmuntowicz had no information and no idea about the war or world outside of Auschwitz. A girl was there [...
Gene Alair went in and out of Guadalcanal many times. Nothing really stands out to him about it other than he lost a...
William Epperson reached Southern France. His division [Annotator's Note: the 45th Infantry Division] experienced very...
[Annotator's Note: Richard Field served in the Army as a paratrooper with the 551st Parachute Infantry Battalion, then...
Howard Fox said that after the invasion of Normandy was underway, the USS Catoctin (AGC-5) was used as an amphibious...
Many of Barney Hajiro's friends died or were wounded in the Vosges Mountains of France. It was sad. The 36th Division...
James Lovell's next mission was Gemini XII. This mission scheduled to be shorter than his last 14 day excursion and was...
Richmond Hamilton describes squadron life as his first exposure to an integrated unit where he had real...
Tom Quigley and his men began moving inland through the woods and were taking fire from German snipers posted in the...
Reuben Weiner has gone through compact disc collections of photos from World War 2 and he sees a lot of photos that...
Glen Jostad was moved to Stalag IV after being evacuated from Stalag VI. Things got much tougher as the pressure drew...
Carroll Knutson was captured by the Germans after his bomber was shot down. He and other POWs had to survive in...
Alois Kopp volunteered to go on the USS Houston (CA-30) in 1939 for deployment overseas. The ship was stationed in...
Kelly Kuwayama landed in Marseilles, France and it was rainy and miserable. When they hit combat in France, it was...
When he landed in Normandy with Battery A, 29th Field Artillery Battalion [Annotator's Note: Battery A, 29th Field...
John Moran and the 87th Infantry Division crossed the Rhine River and attacked Braubach, Germany at night. As dawn...
Nolan Albarado had no idea of the tensions between the United States and Japan as he was focused on the war in Europe....
Robert Jones was a late replacement pilot and went overseas in a convoy. It was so rough that for three days, they did...
James Armstrong's final mission to Stuttgart, Germany. When he was awakened for the mission, he didn't know what the...
Herman Prager experienced increasing positions of responsibility as he served on more and more patrols aboard the boat...
Dr. Billy Clyde Michal was born in April 1936 in Alexandria, Louisiana and lived nearby in Zimmerman which was a major...
The USS Houston (CA-30)'s last battle, David Flynn said, was the Battle of Sunda Straits. [Annotator's Note: The Battle...
That night, Carroll Harris experienced a Japanese surprise attack. Guards were put in place where Sergeant Allan was...
Malcolm Johnson was a civilian contractor working on the airfield at Wake Island when the Japanese attacked them. He...
Glenn Frazier heard Tokyo Rose broadcast to the defenders of the Philippines that no reinforcements were on the way. [...
Jacob Finkelstein was desperate after fleeing the Ukrainians attempting to denounce him. He found an abandoned house...
Reva Kibort was liberated in a hostile country with no one to protect them [Annotator's Note: she had been an inmate at...
Zhanna Dawson stayed with her benefactor who took her into his home [Annotator's Note: Dawson was hired to help the...
Going through a barrier, James Bollich and a friend ran into Japanese troops after getting separated from the group....

Pages