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Jane Biestek worked at Yellowstone National Park when she in Montana. Her father would log there during the summer when...
Alois Kopp was a pharmacist's mate aboard the USS Houston (CA-30) prior to its sinking. He was captured by the Japanese...
William Wayne has two bad memories of Iwo [Annotator's Note: Iwo Jima, Japan]. The first was going across open land and...
On the morning of D plus 4 [Annotator's Note: 10 June 1944], the 90th Infantry Division moved into the area where...
Maurice Hackler recalled having been sent to Czechoslovakia, but they could only do visual bombing in that country....
One night, as Richard Jaccarino was sleeping under his poncho, the Japanese counterattack began. Just below their...
The advance was uphill in a wooded area when Francis Resta's platoon [Annotator's Note: Resta served in the weapons...
Melvin Dahlberg and the 517th Parachute Regiment Combat Team [Annotator's Note: 517th Parachute Infantry Regiment] went...
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...
On his second day on Iwo Jima, Japan, William Wayne and his unit [Annotator's Note: Company E, 2nd Battalion, 28th...
On 25 April 1945, Laszlo Schwarc was among 3,600 prisoners put on 80 cattle cars from the Muhldorf concentration camp...
Malcolm Johnson was a civilian contractor working on the airfield at Wake Island when the Japanese tried to land troops...
Jack Rolfson does not recall having any burial services for fallen men in his squadron [Annotator's Note: 427th...
James Goodrich and his buddy dug a foxhole. His buddy put a big branch across the top of the hole. Later that night...
Photograph. United States Army soldiers from the 10th Mountain Division walking past a dead German soldier on the side...
Photograph. 1st Cavalry Division soldiers walking past a dead Japanese soldier lying between tracks; war-damaged...
32nd Infantry Regiment soldiers arrange flowers over the grave of a friend in a newly built cemetery, 'Little Falls...
32nd Infantry Regiment soldiers huddled around specific grave marker, also with a propeller buried in the ground,...
32nd Infantry Regiment soldiers looking at grave markers at Little Falls Cemetery. The cemetery was created for those...
32nd Infantry Regiment soldiers, probably the Color Guard, march past newly built cemetery, 'Little Falls Cemetery,'...
32nd Infantry Regiment soldiers view wreath in newly built cemetery, 'Little Falls Cemetery,' for those killed in...
Photograph. United States Army soldiers from the 44th Infantry Division advancing past a dead German soldier in a...
Slide. Entrance to the 4th Marine Division Cemetery. Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands. 1946
Photograph. United States Army soldiers from the 5th Army walking past dead German soldiers lying in a street. Official...
7th Infantry Division soldier looking at remains of dismember Japanese corpse. 'W-CPA-44-106-S. 2/1. Ellner. Body of...
7th Infantry Division soldiers look at corpse of dead Japanese soldier near large bomb crater in beach. 'W-CPA-44-106-...
7th Infantry Division soldiers moving Japanese corpse for burial. 'W-CPA-44-107-BJ. 2/3. Weaver. Dead Jap soldier put...
7th Infantry Division soldiers walk past Japanese corpses near their abandoned cannon. 'W-CPA-44-106-CO. 2/4. Ellner. A...
7th Infantry Division soldiers walk past dead body of fellow American soldier along road headed into combat. 'W-CPA-44-...
Photograph. United States Army soldiers and tanks from the 88th Infantry Division advancing down a city street past the...
A 32nd Infantry Regiment soldier arranges flowers to form a "32"'on a wreath in Little Falls Cemetery,'created for...
A booby trapped German body. Note that the unit has been stricken in the caption. Official caption: "ETO HQ 44 29325 12...

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