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John Angier first met his crew in the spring of 1944 and then went overseas in a brand-new, shiny, silver B-17 [...
After surviving the bombing of Berlin [Annotator's Note: Berlin was bombed 363 times between 1940 and 1945] as a child...
Richard Baile was given a rigid physical which was going well until they gave him the color blind test again. This time...
After finishing his training, Donald Scott was put on a troop ship to the 8th Air Force field in Knettishall, England...
Curtis Brooks knew the Americans were approaching the Philippines. In 1944, the Japanese military posture in the...
[Annotator’s Note: This interview is conducted in a question and answer style]. Russell Engel was a navigator in the...
Annaliese Nossbaum traveled for three days by train from Theresienstadt [Annotator’s Note: Theresienstadt; transit camp...
[Annotator's Note: No mention is made here of the mission being described, however, from later interviews and the...
Eugene Vaadi enlisted in the US Army Air Forces at age 20 and was sent to Maxwell Field in Montgomery, Alabama for...
John Moran's first day of action in Obergailbach, France was the day after a large battle had been fought. Bill Hundley...
Ingrid Radke-Azvedo could tell who was bombing Berlin at night by the sounds of the planes [Annotator's Note: Berlin...
Mark Rubin and his family had been sent to Terezin [Annotator's Note: Theresienstadt transit camp and ghetto in Terezin...
Angus Lorenzen took regular types of classes in the Japanese internment camp at Santo Tomas University in Manila,...
While in Germany as a spy, Marthe Cohn was only in the south where there were no concentration camps. On the day of the...
Gerald Abbenhaus and his infantry unit [Annotator's Note: Company H, 2nd Battalion, 385th Infantry Regiment, 76th...
John Moran and the 87th Infantry Division chased the Germans after leaving Ormont, Germany and arrived in a nearby...
Annaliese Nossbaum and her mother were prisoners in Auschwitz [Annotator’s Note: Auschwitz; a complex of over 40...
Donald Lindquist was an officer in the US Merchant Marine during World War 2 and returned to military service during...
James Siracuse was born in Upper Manhattan [Annotator's Note: New York, New York] in 1920. He was raised there. He...
Robert Mayes knew the end of the war was impending when the Germans were trying to surrender to his unit [Annotator's...
After the war, Harry Bell kept up with several guys he served with but those contacts slowly faded away except for his...
Grant was in town the night before the Stuttgart mission. He had waited around until about 8:00 o'clock before taking...
[Annotator's Note: James Siracuse served in the USAAF as a pilot flying Douglas A-20 Havoc light bombers in the 669th...
[Annotator’s Note: This interview is conducted in a question and answer style]. Russell Engel was a navigator in the...
Annaliese Nossbaum was in Theresienstadt [Annotator’s Note: Theresienstadt; transit camp and ghetto; Terezin, Czech...
Ernest Gross, a prisoner at Kaufering [Annotator’s Note: Kaufering; subcamp of Dachau; Landsberg am Lech, Germany] says...
[Annotator’s Note: This interview is conducted in a question and answer style]. Russell Engel was a navigator in the...
After boot camp, Angelo Ciotta was sent Camp Pendleton, California for advanced training. He left there in October 1944...
Lauren Swinney displays a hat from the 1940s with the V for victory emblem on the front of it. The V was a very...
Annaliese Nossbaum came across letters she and her mother had written after their liberation from Mauthausen [Annotator...
Daniel Szafran was in Auschwitz [Annotator's Note: Auschwitz II-Birkenau in Brzesinka, Poland]. The food situation was...
John Moran was home on leave when Japan surrendered [Annotator's Note: on 15 August 1945]. He had left Europe around 1...
Robert Rans was placed in a room with three other wounded prisoners of war at the Timisul de Jos prison camp in Timisu...
Angus Lorenzen and his sister and mother were placed in the Japanese internment camp at Santo Tomas University, Manila...
[Annotator's Note: James Siracuse served in the USAAF as a pilot flying Douglas A-20 Havoc light bombers in the 669th...
Annaliese Nossbaum and her mother were prisoners at Auschwitz [Annotator’s Note: Auschwitz; a complex of over 40...

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