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The Medusa [Annotator's Note: USS Medusa (AR-1)] was not far from them [Annotator’s Note: during the attack on Pearl...
John Keema’s crew was forced to abort and did not fly the Schweinfurt mission. Münster was Keema’s fifteenth mission...
During the Korean War Thomas Ballew served in General MacArthur's Headquarters in Tokyo. He was in personnel [Annotator...
After over a week in combat on a mountain ridge, William Garbo and the men of G Troop, 2nd Squadron, 112th Cavalry...
Tom Quigley and his men watched their comrades try and make their way up Hill 192 under heavy German fire, and saw a...
[Annotator's Note: Arthur Pendleton served in the US Marine Corps as a machine gunner in Company H, 2nd Battalion, 1st...
Norman Bussel arrived in Memphis, Tennessee and took a taxi to his house. All of his family was there for a big reunion...
Wayne Pierce and the 325th Glider Infantry did not make the fight in Sicily. A couple of days prior to entry into that...
Leslie Aigner was working on a six foot thick concrete roof when a man fell in the steel reinforcement structure while...
Roger Shaw was assigned to the SS George Gayle on the Industrial Canal while it was still being completed by the...
Late in the war, Glen Jostad was relocated to a German prisoner of war camp near Moosberg, Germany [Annotator's Note:...
Herman Prager experienced increasing positions of responsibility as he served on more and more patrols aboard the boat...
Judith Baron arrived in Sweden along with many other sick people on the ship [Annotator's Note: she departed from...
Francis Resta was soaked in his comrade's blood, and, at first, mistaken for dead. He was given morphine and his...
Gerhard Franzky was attached as a radioman to the 2nd Battalion, 22nd Regiment, 10th SS Panzer Division "Frundsburg"....
Hana Zoltz witnessed the continuing prejudice against the Jews when she returned to Poland after the war. She and other...
[Annotators Note: William Guarnere was a paratrooper in Company E, 2nd Battalion, 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment,...
When the break though in the Bulge came [Annotator's Note: the beginning of the German Ardennes Offensive, also...
Gerhard Franzky realizes that he messed up the order of events and that when he witnessed his CO [Annotator's Note:...
Thomas Murphy spent eight or ten weeks in the 23rd General Hospital [Annotators Note: after being wounded in the side...
It was not quite dark when Warren Schmitt linked up with the engineers who had stopped him [Annotators Note: Warren...
Erwin Blonder remembers Marty Higgins [Annotator's Note: US Army Captain Martin J. Higgins] sending a sergeant and 35...
After a brief leave, Jack Gutman shipped out, and after a tour through United Kingdom ports picking up supplies and...
[Annotators Note: Robert Walter was a platoon sergeant in Company L, 3rd Battalion, 393rd Infantry Regiment, 99th...
Lloyd Reese was the bombardier on a Consolidated B-24 Liberator taking part in Operation Tidal Wave over Ploiești,...
[Annotators Note: Robert Walter was a platoon sergeant in Company L, 3rd Battalion, 393rd Infantry Regiment, 99th...
They [Annotator's Note: Roland Chaisson and the rest of the 1st Infantry Division] retreated about eight or ten miles...
Clayton Fisher spent the next two and a half years in the training command. Once, Fisher was chasing fighters and...
John Singlaub trained with the OSS following his completion of paratrooper and demolition training at Fort Benning,...
Erwin Blonder was sent to a hospital in Illinois for his trench foot. He remembers another incident regarding his...
Charles Moore was stationed in Orleans, France at the end of the war. He enjoyed the experience there. He had a...
Joseph Hochadel was wounded in his left leg and had one surgery to fix it. He was in the hospital for approximately a...
When Japan surrendered, Camacho remembers, the emperor spoke on the radio. He recalls that his Japanese boss was called...
Asked if he had interacted with any of the Russians, Francis Resta remembered working with them to gather the displaced...
Yukio Kawamoto was able to witness the battle [Annotator's Note: the battle of Hill 700 on Bougainville]. The division...

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