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George Sakato had to go and rescue the Lost Battalion [Annotator's Note: elements of the 1st Battalion, 141st Infantry...
Herbert Gross and his surviving fellow Vitamin P [Annotator's Note: Vitamin P was the name of the Consolidated B-24...
Edward Tipper arrived at Crile General Hospital in Cleveland after his flight from a hospital in England. [Annotator’s...
Robert Rans says that after being liberated from his prisoner of war camp in Romania, it was an unbelievable feeling to...
Edward "Babe" Heffron was looking forward to reuniting with a couple of broads [Annotator's Note: females] upon his...
Troy Edwards and his unit [Annotator's Note: Carrier Aircraft Service Unit 14 (CASU-14)] reached Guadalcanal and set up...
In November 1945, George Rudloff left India to return to the United States via troopship. He travelled to Bombay, India...
Joseph Simpson was discharged from the service on 26 February 1946. When he was in Bremerhaven, Germany preparing to...
Joseph Motil had a feeling that the soldier he was next to was run over by his own tank. Motil got to England and he...
Alois Kopp and his fellow POWs [Annotator's Note: prisoners of war] left Saigon on a boozy flight to Calcutta. The POWs...
As the war was ending, Nolan Ruiz's German captors had taken the prisoners and marched them west so that they could...
Charles Radford was put in a tent with a bunch of wounded guys after the surgery [Annotator's Note: after being wounded...
Eva Gross was reunited with her very ill mother in Bergen-Belsen [Annotator's Note: after the British liberated the...
Darold Rice remembers boarding the ship to head back to the USA after the war was over. He joined up with a random...
When they [Annotator's Note: Walter Imahara and many of the other Japanese-Americans interned at the Jerome War...
Hana Zoltz arrived at Auschwitz by train. Many people had died during the forced journey. They were confined in the...
Daniel Farley was hit in the shoulder by a sniper in a church steeple. The Rangers with him shot the sniper. It was not...
Raymond Wells was by himself with a .30 caliber machine gun and took out three enemy snipers. He moved to San Pietro...
Rosemarie Weber went to school in the camp but didn't learn very much. She didn't finish 8th grade. Learning wasn't the...
William Pena and his men took up a position in the town across from what was a girl’s school run by nuns. That morning...
David Oreck guesses he was on between five and ten missions as a navigator on a B-29 [Annotator's Note: Boeing B-29...
Pearson Riddle was sent to second camp that had high walls and an electric fence in 1943. He was then put on a ship to...
[Annotators Note: Segment begins with a female telling Phillips that she is going to the grocery store and will be...
Baynham grew up during the Great Depression but doesn't recall life being too bad. After graduating from high school he...
Joseph Armanini begins by discussing his early childhood growing up on a dairy farm in Santa Cruz County, California....
Ehlers served in Company L and Company C of the 18th Infantry Regiment, 1st Infantry Division. He enlisted in October...
Stegmeier was born in Columbus, Ohio in 1922. At the time of the interview he is 85 years old. He attended Grandview...
Kalil does not know what happened to the P-47 pilot. The airmen were taken to a different camp from the infantry. He...
1 morning the prisoners were called out. They were usually called out every morning so the Japanese could do a head...
The Laffey escorted a ship named the Dashing Wave [Annotator's Note: SS Dashing Wave] all the way back to the States [...
They were attempting to cross a river in order to capture an airfield that was suspected of housing German transport...
Childers was placed in a basket and hoisted onto the deck of the destroyer that had picked him and his crew up. He was...
Theodore Finkbeiner does not know why his unit was pulled out of its positions. When they moved into their new...
After the war the US Army Air Forces suspected that John Luckadoo was suffering from PTSD. When he had returned from...
When the Germans unloaded the prisoners of war from the trains, Kalil remembers British medics helping them. He recalls...
In 1948 Lou Brissie went to spring training, after which he returned to Philadelphia to play the Phillies. After the...

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