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After Hershel Hibbard was discharged from the Navy, he completed high school and went to college for some time on the G...
Daniel J. Lennon was discharged from the Army in October 1945 in California. He used the G.I. Bill to go to college....
William Jackson returned to the United States in the latter part of 1946. He lived with his mother and dad and later...
Philip Schmidt used the G.I. Bill to get an education. He went to Saint Paul, Minnesota and found tons of G.I.s looking...
Freeman Dyson observed a strong sense of tragedy within Europeans during the postwar years. Its genesis was from World...
After the war, Carroll Knutson wanted to stay in the Army Air Forces and fly. Simultaneously, he was offered entry into...
Samuel Spector recalled hearing of the war in Europe ending and the atomic bombs being dropped. He was in Burma when he...
When Ray Gene Gresham got out of the service, he didn't think the G.I. Bill could help him enough to afford college...
Frank Dominic Lanzetta remarks on the different places he visited and the treatment he received from the local...
Olin Tisdale wasn't deterred by what he endured during World War 2. After VJ-Day [Annotator's Note: Victory Over Japan...
After he was discharged, Lloyd Duncan returned to Coffeyville, Kansas and went to junior college on the GI Bill. He...
John L. Cowan's civilian career started out with way too much education. He got the right bosses and became known as an...
The war ended in Europe, but a lot of people were being shipped out to prepare for an invasion of Japan. Arnold Debrick...
Curt Simmons was in New Orleans on VJ-Day [Annotator's Note: Victory Over Japan Day]. In order to get discharged, the...
After the war in Europe ended, Jerome Fatora was sent to Czechoslovakia to train for the fighting in Japan. While he...
During his service in England, Marvin Raymond Graham dated a young lady named Pat who he had met while on furlough [...
Trinidad Ledesma was tired and had jungle worms, so he decided not to reenlist. He was at a hospital and quarantined...
Erico J. Catalano did not take advantage of the G.I. Bill. He went to work in a slipper factory in Florida with his...
When Robert Freligh got out of the navy he went back to school at Albion College in Albion, Michigan. They had to go to...
The trip home after Howard Genrich was discharged is a little blurry to him but he recalls hitchhiking and riding buses...
[Annotator's Note: There is a sound of a clock ticking in the background]. Chester Sharp used the G.I. Bill to go to...
After his discharge, Frank Pantuso rode a bus back home to San Antonio [Annotator's Note: San Antonio, Texas] where he...
Thomas Houdek was discharged in San Diego, California on 25 November 1945. He considered staying in the service but...
Wayne Lebsack was discharged in September 1945, and he returned home on crutches. He took advantage of the G.I. Bill...
Robert Boyer used the G.I. Bill to buy a house and to get a bachelor's degree in psychology from Gettysburg College [...
Wallace McKay did have bad feelings towards the Japanese. He married a Canadian woman. He was concerned about the Nazis...
James Oney was discharged 30 November 1946 [Annotator's Note: as a Ship's Cook 1st Class]. He thought about a career....
Louis Andriano was discharged from the Navy in June 1946. He took advantage of the G.I. Bill to an extent. He went to a...
After the war in Europe ended, Thomas Kingsley and the 27th Tank Battalion, 20th Armored Division was sent south as a...
Prone to seasickness, Leo Porteau was glad the 14 day return trip didn't include the evasive zig-zagging [Annotator's...
Floyd James Reissig was hit by shrapnel from one of his own guns. While they were firing, the shrapnel hit him, causing...
Monroe Scherer took advantage of the G.I Bill and went to NYU [Annotator's Note: New York University, New York, New...
Robert Curl liked serving in the Navy. The food was good and he enjoyed his time in service. There was one thing he did...
When Hugh Colbert was discharged from the US Army in November 1945 his father insisted that he take advantage of the GI...
After the war and separation from the US Army Air Forces, David Oreck did not return to college and decided to go New...
Robert Jones was on the Air Force All-star Football team and played in Nice, France on New Year's Day [Annotator's Note...

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