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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...
Yukio Kawamoto was able to witness the battle [Annotator's Note: the battle of Hill 700 on Bougainville]. The division...
After the battle ended, Ira Schilling and his unit [Annotator's Note: Company L, 3rd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment,...
Constance Negrotto heard about the PBY job from the high school principal at Rabouin [Annotator’s Note: the PBY...
Alois Kopp was a pharmacist's mate aboard the USS Houston (CA-30) prior to its sinking. He was captured by the Japanese...
After the Battle of the Bulge they went into combat in Germany where John Caponigro was wounded again. After being...
Joseph Motil heard artillery passing overhead. All of a sudden he heard incoming fire. The next shell came a little...
Gerard Halpern was with the I and R Platoon [Annotators Note: the Intelligence and Reconnaissance Platoon of the 180th...
Bruno Viani spent about a week in Marseilles after his arrival. There was a dock strike there so the troops helped...
On the way to Peleliu, Joe Clapper's transport pulled into Ulithi, where he saw a small carrier with a hole in it big...
On 25 April 1945, Laszlo Schwarc was among 3,600 prisoners put on 80 cattle cars from the Muhldorf concentration camp...
Two days before Frank Maresca's last day in combat, he and his unit [Annotator's Note: Company F, 2nd Battalion, 289th...
William Lansford took part in the Long Patrol with the 2nd Marine Raider Battalion on Guadalcanal. Most of the time he...
James Goodrich and his buddy dug a foxhole. His buddy put a big branch across the top of the hole. Later that night...

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