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.

Thomas Payn discussed how the allied ships detected U-boats [Annotator's Note: German submarines], and what happened...
When Japan surrendered, Camacho remembers, the emperor spoke on the radio. He recalls that his Japanese boss was called...
After Richard Jaccarino was released from the hospital, he was sent to a replacement depot on Saipan, and within a...
Albert Reale's Navy flight training ended after he had flown 50 hours solo, then washed out. He could have been a...
The USS Bunker Hill (CV-17) did not have a soda fountain and ice cream stand like the USS Alabama (BB-60) did, but...
[Annotator's Note: The video cuts in and out and is hard to hear at times. Questions and answers are often...
Richard Scholl arrived in New Guinea to constant rain. They were experimenting with canvas boots. They would wear them...
[Annotators Note: Franklin Denius was an artillery forward observer in Battery C, 230th Field Artillery Battalion, 30th...
For Dracos Burke, the Nuremberg trials were fascinating, because he was interested in the law. President Roosevelt [...
George Allen says the officer accommodations in New Mexico were okay. Most of the time they were in the field though....
Malcolm Johnson had been a civilian contractor on Wake Island when he was wounded and taken prisoner by the Japanese....
Itka Zygmuntowicz was in Auschwitz and had to work outside. She got lucky and started working in a place where the...
Jack Leaming and other Allied prisoners of war, POWs, were forced to work by the Japanese after capture. Work details...
Glenn Frazier was selected for the Tayabas road detail in the Tayabas area of southeast Luzon [Annotator's Note: in the...
Velma Theriot Plaisance went to New Orleans and obtained a job at Delta [Annotator's Note: Plaisance became a welder at...
Benjamin Lesser was taken from Auschwitz to a rock quarry labor camp. The work was backbreaking. It involved breaking...
After Frances Tunnell Carter taught one session as a schoolteacher from 1942 to 1943, she moved to Birmingham, Alabama...
Constance Negrotto worked at the huge facility built by Andrew Jackson Higgins at Michoud [Annotator’s Note: near New...
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...
William Lansford took part in the Long Patrol with the 2nd Marine Raider Battalion on Guadalcanal. Most of the time he...
Jack Leaming and his pilot were taken to Yokohama. [Annotator's Note: Leaming was the rear gunner in the Douglas SDB...
During his high school years, Randolph Trappey excelled in his studies at the all-boy, highly disciplined private...

Pages