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.

Judith Meisel was born in 1929 in Josvainiai, Lithuania. Her father died before the onset of war. She survived the...
Robert Marovelli arrived in San Francisco with his uniform a shambles, and the orders for new clothes had been fouled....
After joining the 45th Division, John McConn and his company moved fast by traveling on tanks and tank destroyers. The...
Samuel Lombardo and his regiment [Annotator's Note: Lombardo was a platoon leader and the executive officer of Company...
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...
Chester Strunk traveled by foot and rail to reach the Stalag at Moosburg [Annotator's Note: Stalag VII-A was near...
Glen Jostad was moved to Stalag XIII near Nuremburg. The Royal Air Force and the 8th Air Force provided a morale boost...
James Weller volunteered at The National WWII Museum. The Museum keeps the public aware of the sacrifices made by the...
Perry Garten was asked by the commander of the 1st Air Commando Group gliders at their assembly area at Lālāghāt if he...
Joyce Leblanc was working in the English land army on a farm that had military housing in 1942. One day, she spied a...
Donald Wilson applied for flight training. When he received transfer orders for him to leave the USS New Orleans (CA-32...
[Annotator's Note: Robert L. Williams served in the Army as a paratrooper in Headquarters Company, 2nd Battalion, 506th...
Guy Stern was present in April 1945 when the allies liberated the German army prison at Torgau [Annotator's Note:...
Paul J. Frisco felt comfortable around some of the officers on the USS Cushing (DD-797). With others, he was not as...
Constance Negrotto attended USO dances after work. The girls would eat dinner and then hop into their formal gowns....
Thomas Kingsley and the 27th Tank Battalion, 20th Armored Division helped take the city of Munich. They fought against...
Henry A. Tacket and the USS Heermann (DD-532) returned to the United States after the Battle of Leyte Gulf. The ship...
Norris Gwin and the ground crews had to support 88 pilots and gunners for the aircraft missions. In between...
Clarence Schilperoot and the USS Houston (CA-30) were in the southern Philippines at the start of the war. They ran...
Asked if he had interacted with any of the Russians, Francis Resta remembered working with them to gather the displaced...
John Moran says that there was not much humor while in the war. He saw things that were funny, like a tank driving over...
In February 1946, Bernard Marcus was responsible for a part of Bavaria when the zones of occupation by the Allies were...

Pages