Feelings toward enemies

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Benjamin Lesser knew that his sister, Lola, and her husband, Michael, had a hiding place under a dog house in the...
As Charles Balaza prepared to enter Cabanatuan, he had access to a water pump and filled his canteen. The Japanese said...
Philip Whitman flew a mission to Blechhammer, Germany and they hit bad weather. They got into the clear and a pilot...
Richard Baile's crew all thought alike. They were optimistic. None of them thought they would be shot down. Baile does...
To Charles Fitts, Jr., actual combat was not at all similar to their training. In combat, Fitts and his section did not...
The Japanese were friendly towards children, so Angus Lorenzen did not fear them. He talked with them until about four...
Glenn Frazier entered a compound after the long Bataan Death March. The marchers were so fatigued that they simply...
The Civil Service had two opportunities for Mary Edwards. [Annotator's Note: Edwards was a secretary for the 1007th...
Joseph Richard tries to forget the attack on Pearl Harbor by the Japanese but he cannot. He can see it as plain as day...
[Annotator's Note: Arthur Jackson served in the US Marine Corps as an automatic rifleman in Company I, 3rd Battalion,...
Cape Gloucester was a rough campaign for Arthur Pendelton. They captured prisoners. Some of the fellas that had lost...
Norma Jean Ford Beard lost her father in the war. His remains were only recovered recently. [Annotator’s Note: Beard's...
While in captivity, Walter Bowsher received few Red Cross packages, and, of those he received, some of them were...
Dominick Sgobbo remembered taking prisoners back to headquarters and having to prevent non-combatants from mistreating...
John S. Johnson stayed alive during captivity because of his faith and his family. While on Wake Island before the...
Fernando Serna was sent from the Philippines to Korea and then to Manchuria. He slaved in Korea at a tool and die...
As Donelson Houseman was marched off to captivity, he passed long lines of German vehicles. He could not believe it. He...
Edwin McGhee had experienced German and American shelling before his squad evacuated the building that was under fire....
Robert Max vividly remembered 16 December 1944, day one of the Battle of the Bulge, as the Germans' final major effort...
In Lavrion, Rena Greenup's family, two Christians and a few crewmembers boarded their hired boat. It was December 1943...
After surrendering to the German soldier [Annotator's Note: see segment titled Shot Down Over Ludwigshafen], John Sacks...
When Joseph Rockforte was captured there were many other soldiers captured with him. They had been tasked with...
After his B-17 [Annotator's Note: Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress heavy bomber] was shot down over Occupied France, Burnia...
Dominick Frank Poliseno was in an area of trees, brush and high grass, and he entered an abandoned house, sat in a...
Wim de Jonge was a member of a Dutch artillery battery liaising with an American artillery unit under Captain Thomas...
For days, James Flannigan recalls, the word was that they had to get to Saint-Lo [Annotator's Note: Saint-Lo, France]....
John Angier had been shot down over Cologne, Germany, nearly beaten to death by civilians and saved from them by German...
At one point, Paul Carter was in an action where he put more ammunition through his rifle than at any other time. What...
[Annotator's Note: Paul Bosworth served in the USAAF as a tail gunner on a Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress heavy bomber in...
Lowell Hughes had not come into contact with many German prisoners of war until he got into France. He captured two or...
Joseph Medicine Crow captured 50 enemy horses in Germany. This was considered to be a great war deed by the Crow nation...
To Edward LaPorta, everything in the camp [Annotator's Note: Stalag III-B in Fürstenberg, Germany] was in sad shape but...
Edward Tipper credits paratrooper training with assisting in making the attack on Carentan a success. The decision was...
Charles Radford tried to keep his mind on the task at hand. Once someone died they were dead and they had to be able to...
Paris Tognoli made the invasion on Cebu [Annotator's Note: 26 March 1945, Cebu Island, Philippines, part of the Battle...
[Annotator's Note: Throughout this clip, a woman off camera interjects with comments.] James Ramsey Golden thought that...

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