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Horace Sharp had communications with the German defendants at the Nuremburg Trials. [Annotator's Note: Sharp was a...
Herbert Heilbrun was not working the day Pearl Harbor occurred [Annotator's Note: on 7 December 1941]. On that Sunday...
After island hopping through the Solomons during 1943 and 1944, Kenneth Marshall was in the Pacific on the USS...
[Annotator's Note: Jack Houston served in the US Marine Corps as a rifleman in 3rd Platoon, Company G, 2nd Battalion,...
Reva Kibort could not attend school because the war broke out in 1939 when the Germans invaded Poland [Annotator's Note...
Robert Hammond had to deal with his own health when he was on leave in Philadelphia. He had an appendectomy, and while...
After training in Texas, Joseph Medicine Crow went to Camp McCoy near New York, New York for embarkation to Europe. He...
After completing 17 weeks of infantry basic training, Tokuji Yoshihashi was sent to Camp Shelby, Mississippi. After two...
The trip overseas for Richard Witaker was difficult because so many of his fellow Marines got seasick on the 31 day...
Vernon Leopold and his outfit [Annotator's Note: I...
After two different assignments on quartermaster duty in the United States, Rothacker Smith finally joined his...
Edward Tipper and the troops of the 101st Airborne were very confident about jumping into France. Their training was...
Richard Higgins was not on Bloody Nose Ridge but he was close it. Another man Higgins had great respect for was Red...
David Yoho remembers the huge fleet off Okinawa and the explosion of an ammunition ship. It had been attacked by a...
Harry Quinn has been bothered with physical and mental problems resulting from the war. He goes to the VA [Annotator’s...
Abe Milkis took a train home from New York. [Annotator’s Note: he arrived in New York after he returned from Europe...
Henry Malec did not have sufficient points to return home immediately after the war ended. He was subject to being...
Samuel Lombardo did not think much of the German people. He felt they were negligent in allowing Hitler's [Annotator's...
Roy Uthes was in Myitkyinā when word was received about the end of the war with Japan. After the war he was flown out...
After all he witnessed in the war, Anthony Costa had no negative feelings toward the Japanese. He was raised with...
Jack Brukman started law school using the GI Bill. That was interrupted by the sudden death of his father and the...
Robert Oplinger did not want to stay in the Navy after the war. He would regret that later. He did stay in the reserves...
John LeBure knew that work was being reduced so he left the company [Annotator's Note: Higgins Industries in New...
Curt Simmons was in New Orleans on VJ-Day [Annotator's Note: Victory Over Japan Day]. In order to get discharged, the...
Romus Valtin Burgin worked with a contact officer from the VA [Annotator's Note: Veterans Administration] named Frank...
Leo Terrebonne was discharged as a Private First Class [Annotator's Note: PFC] in 1946, and went back into the...
Robert Fulton's low points in captivity included Red Cross packages not distributed to the POWs [Annotator's Note:...
Jack Skaggs was transferred from the Kiangwan POW [Annotator's Note: prisoner of war] camp to Osaka, Japan in August...
Burton Johnson had over 1,500 Japanese prisoners in the massive POW [Annotator's Note: prisoner of war] camp in...
Josephine Pescatore prayed when Cardinal Spellman gave a talk to a large group of troops before she went overseas....
Earl James Erion grew up in Waubun, Minnesota. He was a high school student and young farm boy before he went into the...
Joy Skelton had unidentifiable nightmares during 9-11 [Annotator's Note: the terrorist attacks on the United States on...
Manfred Klepper and his parents were on the water for no more than three hours before his mother and father became...
Dossie East's first encounter with the Japanese was in the Battle of the Coral Sea. During that battle, East's ship [...
Burton Johnson feared that his handling of Japanese POWs [Annotator's Note: prisoners of war] would be held against him...
Jack Skaggs realized that he had been on a long journey in his life. That journey has brought him pride and enjoyment....

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