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Judith Baron got married and lived in New York City. Her husband did not like the city because it was too fast for him...
About three months after returning, Jeannine Burk's sister received a letter from a family named Mike and Frieda Savage...
[Annotator's Note: Robert L. Williams is a World War 2 veteran of the 101st Airborne Division and jumped into Normandy...
Jack Brukman realized that the big problem was that they were bombing from great heights and could not hit the target [...
Bernard Friedenberg had his basic training at Fort Hancock. When Pearl Harbor was attacked, he was working with his...
George McGovern had never been in an airplane before he took a civilian course. He was scared but eventually got over...
Elmer Knudsen was born in February 1924 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and grew up in Camden, New Jersey. He had a...
Peter Harry was born in May 1924. He had two brothers in the service during the war. His father worked for a sink...
Harry Quinn entered Camp Shelby in September [Annotator’s Note: 1943] and stayed there for about a week. From there,...
Billy Grieves was born in Liberty Center, Ohio. At a young age his parents moved the family to Detroit, Michigan for...
Peter Harry has bad dreams about the war. He goes to meetings and they talk about the Battle of the Bulge and that...
Only one of Robert Huber's friends was wounded during the war. He did not know the sergeant who was killed. The one who...
They [Annotator's Note: Anthony Acevedo and his fellow soldiers of the 275th Infantry Regiment, 70th Infantry Division...
George A. Sarosi grew up hating the Russians. He did not hate the Germans as much because they were more remote. The...
After leaving China, John Alison returned to the United States where he was to take command of a wing of P-38s [...
Joseph Medicine Crow had a grandfather named White Man Runs Him. That grandfather was actually the brother of Medicine...
Calvin Moret was born in the first house built on the square. His family would be the only black family in a...
Howard Genrich had an accident while disassembling a .50 caliber machine gun. His finger was caught in the bolt and he...
John Alison’s duties also resulted in him being a glider pilot despite never having flown one before. He flew a glider...
Adelaide Benjamin was born in New Orleans, Louisiana in 1932. She had a comfortable life and enjoyed outdoor activities...
Richard Nummer was born in 1926 in Detroit, Michigan. He had five brothers and a sister, all of who were raised in...
Horace Sharp, known as Jim, was born in White City, Kansas in 1924. He lived on a farm with his parents and four...
Joseph Brannan was born in Gillett, Arkansas in 1922. Raised during the Great Depression, his father had a business in...
Manfred Klepper was born in November 1931 in Trier, Germany. The family actually lived in Maring which is about an hour...
James Melvin Crane was born in Conehatta, Mississippi in Newton County. At 15 pounds, he was the largest baby boy in...
Catherine Long was born in 1924 in Dayton, Ohio. That was the home of her mother’s family. She soon moved to Pittsburgh...
Eva Gross was born in December 1927 in Belahavo [Annotator's Note: unsure of spelling], Czechoslovakia and grew up in...
[Annotator's Note: Interview begins with Paul Dietzel and the interviewer talking about LORAN and flying over the vast...
Jack Houston was born in Rochester, New York in May 1926. His father was a foreman in a foundry and was able to...
Murray Glass was born in 1924 in Brooklyn, New York and grew up in the Bronx. His father was the manager and part owner...
Anne Levy and her family needed three things to get out of the Warsaw Ghetto. They had to have papers saying they were...
The worst part of the mission to Bremen for George Roberts was the fighters. Roberts operated his gun from the radio...
Rothacker Smith's first interrogation was not bad. At the second stop of their march, Smith and his fellow prisoners...
George Peto served in the 3rd Battalion, 1st Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division. He spent 32 months overseas and...
When they [Annotator's Note: Anthony Acevedo and the other former POWs from the Berga concentration camp] left Paris,...
Elisabeth Bolster was on the farm for six years [Annotator's Note: Bolster and her mother found refuge on a farm 20 or...

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