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Charles Scheffel did not know what to do when people start shooting at him but he realized that he had to do something...
Richard Greer was in the hospital when John Basilone was awarded the Medal of Honor. Greer was supposed to have been in...
Charles Scheffel had about 5,000 dollars in a musette bag. He got into a jeep with a driver who was from New York City...
Alexander Jefferson went into Stalag Luft III with about 75 to 100 prisoners. The rooms were crowded so they turned the...
Lynn Compton never found Lieutenant Dike [Annotators Note: Norman S. Dike] when he went to search for him while his men...
During the Korean War Thomas Ballew served in General MacArthur's Headquarters in Tokyo. He was in personnel [Annotator...
Robert Fisch became part of the Jewish men who were between 18 and 48 years of age who were called up to serve the...
Wanda Damberg witnessed the science building at the university converted into a small clinic [Annotator’s Note: Damberg...
Roger Shaw was assigned to the SS George Gayle on the Industrial Canal while it was still being completed by the...
Judith Baron arrived in Sweden along with many other sick people on the ship [Annotator's Note: she departed from...
Anthony Acevedo started his diary a little at a time. He entered information about what was happening in his area. They...
Marigold McNeely remembers quite a celebration for the end of the war. For V-E Day [Annotator's Note: Victory in...
Clinton Riddle initially wanted to join the US Navy after he graduated from high school but being the only child in his...
Charles Fitts, Jr. received orders to report to Camp Barkeley, Texas to join the 12th Armored Division. He was brought...
Mark Gordon Hazard, Jr. was always a thinker and he designed a way to make things easier for his men when marching....
Keith Renstrom notes that one of the hardest things for a Marine, or anybody, is to see your first American blood [...
John Singlaub trained with the OSS following his completion of paratrooper and demolition training at Fort Benning,...
Byron Othello Wilkins and other POWs worked in a nearby town called Euskirchen. They unloaded boxcars and one man found...
When Anthony Acevedo first arrived at Berga he could not see the camp. There were political prisoners there but they...
Frank Maresca shipped out from the 54th Street Pier in Brooklyn aboard His Majesty's Ship Franconia, a converted luxury...
Wanda Damberg experienced the 7 December 1941 Pearl Harbor attack on 8 December [Annotator’s Note: the Philippines is...
Charles Moore was stationed in Orleans, France at the end of the war. He enjoyed the experience there. He had a...
Fred Hirsekorn's unit [Annotators Note: Company C, 25th Tank Battalion, 14th Armored Division] did not engage German...
Yukio Kawamoto was able to witness the battle [Annotator's Note: the battle of Hill 700 on Bougainville]. The division...
[Annotator's Note: William Leibold served in the Navy as a Chief Boatswain's Mate and made all five war patrols aboard...
Lucy Elliot enjoyed the work at Higgins Industries. They had fun because they were doing something important for the...
Constance Negrotto heard about the PBY job from the high school principal at Rabouin [Annotator’s Note: the PBY...
"Pvt. Wm. H. Hudson, Co. G, 29th Inf., Dec. 20, 1943, pneumonia, Iceland." Funeral of Private William H. Hudson of...
"Pvt. Wm. H. Hudson, Co. G, 29th Inf., Iceland." Funeral of Private William H. Hudson of Company G, 29th Infantry on 20...
"Pvt. Wm. H. Hudson, Co. G, 29th Inf., Dec. 20, 1943, Iceland." Funeral of Private William H. Hudson of Company G, 29th...
"Pvt. Wm. H. Hudson, Co. G, 29th Inf., Dec. 20, 1943, pneumonia, Iceland.1. Gen. Key, 2. Col. Bagby, 3. Lt. Col. Jones...
"Pvt. Wm. H. Hudson, Co. G, 29th Inf., Iceland." Funeral of Private William H. Hudson of Company G, 29th Infantry on 20...
Sign reads "All of these Geisha girls have a venereal disease of some sort. Be sure to take a pro." Probably Tokyo,...
U.S. soldiers caring for ill concentration camps prisoners in newly liberated Dachau's tuberculosis ward. Dachau,...
U.S. soldiers caring for ill concentration camps prisoners in newly liberated Dachau's typhus ward. Germany. "Typhus...
US Soldiers in Line for Sexually Transmitted Disease Inspection "Short Arm Line Inspection at Mokumoa Island", Hawaii,...

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