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Jack Sanders took off unusually early on the day of the Normandy invasion [Annotator’s Note: 6 June 1944]. It was...
Robert Liles went to Mitchell Field on Long Island, New York. He was with a group of pilots who were going to were...
In late January or early February [Annotator’s Note: late January or early February 1945] the Battle of the Bulge ended...
Benedict Bronder was shipped to Africa on an LCI, or Landing Craft Infantry, and then from Africa to the United States...
[Annotator's Note: James McEnery served in the USMC as a rifleman in Company K, 3rd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, 1st...
[Annotator's Note: Billy Grieves served in the Navy aboard the submarine USS Thresher (SS-200).] The islands [Annotator...
The first mission during which Clayton Kelly Gross shot down an enemy plane was when he was flying with Billy D. Harris...
Clyde East was provided a week of instruction after his transfer to the United States Army Air Forces. That was to...
Peter Somogyi was interrogated by Mengele [Annotator's Note: Dr. Josef Mengele]. Somogyi cannot remember the nature of...
Lowell Brueland flew missions on 6 June [Annotator’s Note: 6 June 1944] in Normandy. The first mission was to...
James Weller landed in North Africa on 9 November 1942 while the Vichy French were still in combat with the Americans...
Felix Polito heard about the end of the war in Europe after his discharge [Annotator's Note: He was discharged in...
Delano Brister has had a fun run. Although he does not miss the uniform, he does not regret a bit. The soldiers laid...
Wendell Woodall was in the 19th Bomb Group [Annotator's Note: 19th Bombardment Group] which initially took off from...
Bruno Viani spent about a week in Marseilles after his arrival. There was a dock strike there so the troops helped...