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Lester Hull used the GI Bill after he was discharged and returned to the University of Connecticut. He and his wife had...
James Gulotta got back home in January 1946. He wanted to pick up his studies so after about a two week rest he went...
Winfield Zerphey was reunited with his family in Pennsylvania following his separation from the Navy. He had a brief...
After Orville Bethard was discharged he used his GI Bill benefits to take classes at Compton Junior College for a...
When the war ended, Warren Schmitt remained in Italy until July [Annotator's Note: July 1945] when they were told to...
Paul J. Frisco and the USS Cushing (DD-797) were with Admiral Spruance [Annotator's Note: US Navy Admiral Raymond...
Jimmy Doi stayed in the Army until 1949. He had reenlisted as a quartermaster because he did not want to be in the...
Dr. Roscoe Brown feels that Washington D.C. was an ambivalent city when it came to race. When they got to Virginia they...
[Annotator's Note: The interviewer asks Edgar Cole if he felt serving in the Marine Corps prepared him for the rest of...
George A. Sarosi felt he was on an adventure when he reached America [Annotator's Note: he fled Hungary in December...
Allen Horton was called back to Navy headquarters in New York to pick up a Silver Star. The citation was for his work...
Morton Brooks was hospitalized and debriefed in England, and was in the U.K. when victory in Europe was declared. He...
It was several weeks before David Flynn got back to the United States. He ended up at St. Albans Hospital in New York...
World War II changed John McCarthy and his life tremendously. Without the war, he might have been a factory worker....
Sterling Cale served in World War 2 because he got caught up in it while he was in the service. While Cale was in...
Jack Beverstein had a good career with the FBI [Annotator's Note: Federal Bureau of Investigation]. His most memorable...
Edward Stone benefited from his service because of the education and good job he obtained through the utilization of...
Donald Scholle enjoyed the Second World War except for the second skipper on his boat [Annotator's Note: USS Spadefish...
Baptiste Puissegur enjoyed being a civilian after his discharge. He was thankful for the Lord's protection during his...
Samuel Spector's most memorable experience of World War 2 was growing up from 18 to 20 years of age. His expectations...
Forrest Villarrubia recollects climbing up a tree and being shot at as his most memorable occurrence of World War 2. [...
Thomas Kingsley remembers his experience at Dachau as his most memorable experience of World War 2. Seeing the teeth...
Edwin Knight knows the Second World War had to be fought to protect the country's freedoms. He served because he was...
William Myers, Jr. went to Tulane night school on the G.I. Bill, and said he couldn't have otherwise afforded his...
Charles Brooks witnessed opportunities through his World War 2 experiences that he never would have otherwise seen....
Robert Knudson's most memorable experience of World War 2 was being part of the Seabees [Annotator's Note: members of...
The war matured Robert Whitcomb. Before he was drafted he was determined to become a musician. After the war, he used...
Earl Erion fell in love and got married after his discharge from the Navy. He was back in Northern Minnesota. World War...
Robert Harris appreciated being an American much more after his experiences in the Second World War. He had thought...
David Yoho was on a fleet oiler in World War 2. The ship took on fuel sometimes from a fuel barge in order to refuel...
Roy Boreen felt that World War 2 did not change his values in life although the war did have an impact on his life...
Theodore Wessen felt the war was a large experience. It provided him with the ability to see many different places. He...
After James Siracuse was shot down he lost track of his friend Petey. Siracuse ended up in Jackson, Mississippi after...
Stanley Wolczyk knew that the Japanese soldiers he encountered [Annotator's Note: during the Battle of Attu] were doing...
After he was discharged from the Army, Roy Uthes did not take advantage of the GI Bill. He and his wife lived with his...
Fulton Taylor used the GI Bill to help pay his tuition for college. He graduated from Louisiana State University in...

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