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Stewart Bass and his squadron [Annotator's Note: Torpedo Squadron 9 (VT-9)] attacked Japanese supply ships with bombs...
Roy Stewart was back on Maui [Annotator's Note: the 4th Marine Division occupied an area of Maui, Hawaii unofficially...
Malcolm Johnson had been a civilian contractor on Wake Island when he was wounded and taken prisoner by the Japanese....
John Moran says that there was not much humor while in the war. He saw things that were funny, like a tank driving over...
Some of the wounded would talk to Amelia Taylor about their experiences, but some did not want to. They told her that...
[Annotator's Note: Robert Swan was a pilot and navigator in Navy Patrol Squadron 44 (VP-44). He was the navigator and...
John Wicklund says the most effective weapon the infantry used was the Browning Automatic Rifle [Annotator's Note: BAR...
Ingrid Radke-Azvedo was on extended leave from school during the Bombing of Berlin, Germany [Annotator's Note: Berlin...
Joseph Medicine Crow had an uncle known to the Crow people as White Buffalo Turns Around. He received a new name from...
The barracks were isolated from each other and separated by fences. Adjacent to Grant’s barracks were barracks from...
George Allen says the officer accommodations in New Mexico were okay. Most of the time they were in the field though....
Itka Zygmuntowicz was in Auschwitz and had to work outside. She got lucky and started working in a place where the...
Glenn Frazier was selected for the Tayabas road detail in the Tayabas area of southeast Luzon [Annotator's Note: in the...
When Erna Deiglmayr worked at the Belgian State Employment Office, an SS [Annotator's Note: Schutzstaffel; German...
Benjamin Lesser was taken from Auschwitz to a rock quarry labor camp. The work was backbreaking. It involved breaking...
Going east to Auschwitz, Treblinka, Sobibor, Maidanek, or Belzec, Alexander White said, meant going to the gas chambers...
Henry Langrehr was working in the mine the first day and he was sent work with an old Czech [Annotator's Note:...
Alois Kopp was a pharmacist's mate aboard the USS Houston (CA-30) prior to its sinking. He was captured by the Japanese...
[Annotator's Note: Robert Guitard was assigned to the Prisoner of War Enclosure 339, Prisoner of War Information Bureau...
After Marshall Burnett was released from the hospital where he had been recovering from typhus [Annotator's Note: also...
Dr. Kenneth Arrow's concern for the rise of Hitler [Annotator's Note: German dictator Adolf Hitler] was intense. He...
Even though she was young, Marie Rankart paid attention to world events. At the time, young people had more of an...
William Wayne has two bad memories of Iwo [Annotator's Note: Iwo Jima, Japan]. The first was going across open land and...
Joseph Goble and the Marines went about strengthening their lines on the edge of the mountains [Annotator's Note: after...
James Nannini participated in the Normandy Invasion [Annotator's Note: D-Day; the Allied invasion of Normandy, France...
Frank Forcinella got hit crossing a river in Luxembourg [Annotator's Note: 7 February 1945 near Echternach, Luxembourg...
James Goodrich and his buddy dug a foxhole. His buddy put a big branch across the top of the hole. Later that night...
Jack Leaming and his pilot were taken to Yokohama. [Annotator's Note: Leaming was the rear gunner in the Douglas SDB...
In February 1946, Bernard Marcus was responsible for a part of Bavaria when the zones of occupation by the Allies were...
Photograph. Ten American servicemen sitting on motorcycles; another serviceman is crouching in front of the middle....
Photograph. A Japanese soldier's burnt corpse standing halfway out of a foxhole. Engebi Island, Marshall Islands. 1944
A Japanese prisoner with a large paper "Prisoner of War" tag around his neck and shaved head looks closely at something...
Photograph. Large sign on the side of a road that reads "Entering Germany / Be on your Guard / Don't Fraternize with...
Photograph. Large, unfocused artillery in a field; a tree line is in the background. 5 September 1944 development stamp...
Photograph. Boatswain's Mate Second Class Wiley Lowery restrains a smiling Japanese serviceman by his arms while aboard...

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