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After being released from the hospital, Frank Maresca was sent to Southampton. He was given a physical exam after which...
When John Curtis Spencer got back to the United States [Annotator's Note: in May 1942], he reported to sub chaser...
Michael Mickey Ganitch was aboard the USS Pennsylvania (BB-38) during the fight for the Marshall Islands. The ship's...
Robert Oplinger joined the Navy, went through boot camp, and then was trained as a member of an underwater demolition...
Robert Curl entered the Navy never having been very far from home. It was to be a different experience for him. He...
Harry Lockhead was sent to Great Lakes for his Navy boot camp training. The discipline was no different than he had at...
Harold Joslin joined the Navy around 1939. He liked the idea of going to sea. He also really wanted to get off the farm...
Joseph Daquarna enlisted in early 1945 and went to boot camp in San Diego. Afterward, he was assigned to a submarine...
Samuel Lombardo joined the National Guard on 11 November 1939. He had a friend in the Guard who coaxed him into doing...
William B. Hughes knew he wanted to be a soldier when he first saw his brother in uniform. He eventually joined the...
Jack Carver began his basic training at Fort McClellan, Alabama. An accelerated training went on there to teach...
For William Winter, basic training was different [Annotator's Note: different than his previous experiences at Ole Miss...
David Olson attended field artillery school at Fort Sill right after his graduation from college [Annotator’s Note: in...
Mary Edwards began working for the Army at Higgins Industries when she was 16 years old. She had finished high school...
Walter Halloran would carefully pick his spots as he advanced in enemy territory. He would try to keep trees and brush...
Robert Riddle went to San Pedro, California for boot camp. He was excited to see the ocean for the first time, and...
In the early part of December, John McConn and his outfit was taking a German town. [Annotator’s Note: 1944] The...
For Bob Miksa [Annotator’s Note: Robert Miksa], D-Day was cold, damp and dark. H-hour was about 0630. Miksa and his...
Zhanna Dawson's husband David was in the Mitropoulos Orchestra [Annotator's Note: Dimitri Mitropoulos was a famed Greek...
Right after Passover in 1944 [Annotator's Note: after 14 April 1944. The Germans occupied Hungary in March 1944.], Eva...
Robert Gurr worked with Walt Disney in the design of Disneyland. Far from the idea people have of Walt Disney knowing...
Chester Lee Strunk was born in Benton Harbor, Michigan in December 1922. His father was a foundry worker. It was tough...
When Calvin Moret was at Godman Field near Fort Knox [Annotator’s Note: Kentucky], he noted that Italian and German...
Robert Inghram learned that 72 of 75 of the escapees were captured. The senior German officer, named Lindeiner [...
Lawrence Brooks followed the war while he was in service. One of the islands he was on had Japanese pillboxes. The...
John Raaen and a portion of the 5th Ranger Battalion were detached and under the command of Sullivan [Annotator’s Note...
Winfield Zerphey was based on the southern coast of England at Dunkeswell. The airmen lived in Quonset huts. They had...
Dabney Montgomery had worked out his theory of peaceful protest against unjust segregationist laws well before the...
Vernon Alexander only received one fresh water shower during his deployment voyage to Europe. Salt water showers were...
Francis Dymnicki flew missions from France against Germany. There were few days off because of the perilous times. When...
George Kearney was living on Magazine Street [Annotator's Note: in New Orleans, Louisiana] when he went to work for...
Henry Malec brought Hermann Göring into a waiting room prior to some sort of interrogation [Annotator's Note: this was...
Harry Quinn arrived at the hospital on 19 June [Annotator’s Note: 19 June 1944] and remained there until the middle of...
Bernard Marcus deployed from New York to Le Havre, France and then to Paris. He stayed at a delightful hotel in Paris....
On the day of the attack on Pearl Harbor [Annotator's Note: Sunday, 7 December 1941], J. W. Childs saw one Japanese...
Kenneth Killilea left Maui and traveled by LST [Annotator's Note: Landing Ship Tank] to Saipan. The Japanese did not...

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