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Baptiste had a janitorial service. One of his clients was a doctor who stayed on Corregidor [Annotator's Note:...
John Keema and his group arrived in Framlingham in mid-July around the time of the Hamburg raids. Keema got to go into...
Oscar Johnson was taken to Frankfurt after being held in Bonn for a short time. All he gave the enemy was his name,...
They had a big fireplace, but it turned out to be a mock fireplace; the place was heated by steam. They lived in the...
Waldron was the commanding officer of Torpedo Squadron 8. He wanted things done his way and he wanted them done right....
[Annotators Note: Henry Bourgeois served in the US Marine Corps as a pilot flying F4U Corsairs with Marine Fighting...
Vernon wore a ring. Hershel Williams also wore a ring that was to remind him of his engagement to his fiancee Ruby....
Hannan and Jacques developed good camaraderie. One of the great challenges that he faced was treating both the American...
[Annotators Note: James Smith served in the USMC as a radioman and rifleman in the 1st Marine Raider Battalion.]...
The Wagners served for about three and a half years. They got out of the service in 1946 and put the war behind them....
On the 3rd of January 1945 the 101st [Annotator's note: 101st Airborne Division] attacked through the Bois Jacques...
Clarene Anderson thought the P-39 was a cool airplane. With the engine mounted in the center of the plane there was...
Kalil mentions moving into the positions previously occupied by the 2nd Infantry Division at Lanzareth, Belgium. Kalil...
When the Enterprise [Annotator's Note: USS Enterprise (CV-6) aircraft carrier] was attacked and ensign Mears and...
James Nerison had an upper bunk in the PT boat [Annotators Note: PT-305] and he was not able to see out of the boat. He...
It was a wonderful experience. Stinson would not trade a million dollars for his experience in World War II. On average...
The Americal [Annotator's Note: the US Army Americal Division] came in in October [Annotator's Note: October 1942] and...
Paluch has pictures of the Malmedy Memorial. He does not think about the massacre that much anymore. He has other...
After going past the site of the Malmedy Massacre, they kept going and their next major battle was in a town called...
The men were lined up waiting to be searched. A friend, Joe Perry, who later made full Commander devised a plan to get...
William Lansford continued training while he was in Hawaii waiting for the Raiders who had carried out the raid on...
They landed in Sicily at a little town called Gela. It was still dark when they landed and the Germans were shooting at...
The Rangers detrucked in Kleinhaus at about 2:00 o'clock in the morning of 7 December 1944. Then they marched a couple...
They started taking off the most severely wounded. Another APD [Annotator's Note: a destroyer or destroyer escort...
Michael Doi does not recall hearing about the death of President Roosevelt. Doi made a lot of Caucasian friends on the...
The intelligence was good for the southern France operation. The intelligence officers claimed to know the rank and...
Freddie Ohr flew in a P-64 and a P-35. He cannot find the P-64 in modern books about fighters. Both were forerunners to...
Steve Pisanos scored his first victory on 21 May [Annotators Note: 21 May 1943]. They had taken bombers to Frankfurt,...
Baum remembers some of the men in his division. He talks about his feelings towards Creighton Abrams. Abrams was the...
Kanaya felt that living during the Depression years and learning to live under those conditions, working and living on...
After losing his thumb Rall was out of combat for a while because his wound was infected.He went back to his wing early...
McClellan did not keep in touch with any of the men he served with after the war. He never attended any reunions. He...
They went to the South Pacific to the Solomons [Annotator's Note: Solomon Islands]. The ship was pretty crowded.At Mare...
Martello recalled having to carry a wounded German soldier after being captured. He had been shot. Martello fell down...
Jimmy Doi stayed in the army until 1949. He had reenlisted as a quartermaster because he did not want to be in the...
Lucien Laborde was on staff duty in the war room on the night of 7 May 1945. At about two in the morning they got a TWX...

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