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Dell Lauderdale had been to Japan twice and Korea once before his next assignment which was finally back to the United...
George McGovern had one his buddies took him up in a plane to see if he could still fly a few years ago. He was able to...
The first thing they [Annotator's Note: Martin Carmody and his rear seat gunner John Liska] needed was water. Behind...
Harold Bergbower joined three Filipino Scouts who had been released from their duties in order to escape from Bataan. [...
While on forward observation with Task Force Sugar, Robert Gorman received a stack of mail from home. He learned that...
Reva Kibort was liberated in a hostile country with no one to protect them [Annotator's Note: she had been an inmate at...
Dell Lauderdale went into the areas outside the prison while he was in Tokyo [Annotator's Note: While at Sugamo Prison...
George Roberts befriended a woman who was the widow of a British officer who had four daughters while stationed in...
Dell Lauderdale was on a ship for 14 days en route to Japan. He woke up and saw little people scurrying around and...
Manfred Klepper and his mother got off the airplane and entered the Moscow terminal [Annotator's Note: they had...
The missions James Kemp McLaughlin flew without fighter cover were much tougher missions. When they took off, P-47s [...
George A. Sarosi lived in Hungary which had lost a large part of its territory after the end of World War 1. The ruling...
Charles Moore was stationed in Orleans, France at the end of the war. He enjoyed the experience there. He had a...
John McConn experienced the end of the war in Europe while he was guarding a displaced persons camp. [Annotator’s Note...
Joseph Simpson witnessed little resistance after his unit crossed the Rhine River. There were hardly any battles. The...
Elisabeth Bolster learned to speak English because her mother wanted her to leave the country [Annotator's Note:...
As the war was coming to an end, Arthur Staymates and his outfit [Annotator's Note: Company B, 1st Battalion, 26th...
James Gaffney was born in 1924 in Texarkana, Texas. His family moved to several places in Texas. By the time he was six...
In February 1946, Bernard Marcus was responsible for a part of Bavaria when the zones of occupation by the Allies were...
Black, African military soldiers. "West African M.P.s [Military Police]." Africa 1942-43
5th Armored Division in Germany. Civilians walking along road in 1945.
7th Infantry Division soldier speaking with native woman in Kwajalein Atoll. 'W-CPA-44-112-DJ. 1/31. Young. Pvt. John...
7th Infantry division soldiers directing local population for evacuation of island; Japanese prisoner of war laying...
7th Infantry Division soldiers giving medical attention to wounded Korean forced laborer. 'W-CPA-44-108-AS. 2/3....
7th Infantry Division soldiers help an injured Kwajalein woman. 'W-CPA-44-107-BD. 2/3. Weaver. A native woman is given...
7th Infantry division soldiers helping local population for eventual evacuation off island. 'W-CPA-44-108-AH. 2/1....
7th Infantry division soldiers helping local population for eventual evacuation off island. 'W-CPA-44-108-AF. 2/1....
7th Infantry division soldiers helping local population for eventual evacuation off island; LST-244 in background. 'W-...
7th Infantry Division soldiers speaking with native woman in Kwajalein Atoll. 'W-CPA-44-112-DN. 1/31. Young. Pvt. John...
7th Infantry Division soldiers using a jeep as an ambulance to load gurneys with injured members of the native...
142.Photograph. '25 April 45. 5/MM-45-7846. Fifth Army, Verona Area, Italy. Members of the 1st Battalion, 339th...
Photograph.A Bamar child poses with a puppy in India in 1944.
Photograph. A boat on a river in Burma flies a British flag as two other boats race to reach it in 1944.
21. Photograph. A British solider holds a young Italian girl wearing a fur coat at an Allied Military Government-...
Photograph. A Burmese girl poses with a parasol in Burma in 1944.
Photograph. A Burmese villager dehusks rice as a US soldier observes in the background in Burma in 1945.

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