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An incident occurred at the camp that cost Grant a tough interrogation when he returned to the United States. Workers...
Eva Gross reached the place of selection at Auschwitz [Annotator's Note: she had just completed a terrible three day...
Russell Hoff reached Bad Orb and was assigned to a barracks in the camp. When a group of Americans killed a German...
Joseph Yourkavitch was captured on 16 December [Annotator's Note: 16 December 1944]. It had started out as a normal day...
After being wounded by a mortar round Rothacker Smith, his sergeant and another soldier wounded during the German...
John Witmeyer harbored an intense anger toward German soldiers. He punched German prisoners in the face, ran bayonets...
They [Annotator's Note: Anthony Acevedo and his fellow soldiers of the 275th Infantry Regiment, 70th Infantry Division...
Madeleine Peters experienced a lengthy paperwork process preparing to come to America. Her husband had a similar...
For Robert Inghram, Dieppe was his big day [Annotator's Note: the Allied raid on Dieppe, France in August 1942]. That...
Vernon Leopold feared being captured because he was German. He did not know of the death camps but he knew that the men...
It gradually sunk in to Rothacker Smith that he was a prisoner of war as he believed for the first couple of days in...
En route to their first German prison camp, Rothacker Smith and his fellow prisoners never discussed the possibility of...
Herbert Heilbrun went through the cadets with Lyle Pearson. On 29 December, Heilbrun lost track of Pearson who was...
Olen Grant left Paris on a train which took him to a station in Frankfurt. Between the station and Dulag Luft they...
Allen Tillery left Tinian in late December 1944 and was sent to Guam. When he got there he was assigned to the Japanese...
George Morgan waited on his orders to attend the Naval Prep School for the Naval Academy. Something was delaying them...
When Joseph Simpson entered enemy towns as his unit advanced into the German home land, white flags would come out and...
Gerard Halpern and his fellow soldiers of the 45th Infantry Division spent the six weeks after the fall of Rome doing...
[Annotators Note: Edgar Cole served in the US Marine Corps in Headquarters, 52nd Defense Battalion.] In the Pacific...
[Annotators Note: Masaji Insohita served in the army as a Japanese translator and interrogator in the China-Burma-India...
Joseph LaNier was 15 years old and working in a nightclub when an incident happened in Columbus [Annotator’s Note:...
Rothacker Smith, a medic in the 366th Infantry Regiment, 92nd Infantry Division in Italy, was captured by German forces...
[Annotator's Note: This segment begins mid sentence. Leibold is apparently recommending places to eat in Escondido,...
When the Germans captured Hugh Colbert and his unit [Annotator's Note: Company B, 1st Battalion, 422nd Infantry...
In 1953, Bernard Marcus was called into the office of General Lawton [Annotator’s Note: General Kirke B. Lawton] who...
Norman Mineta joined his father in the insurance business after his military discharge. He was at Berkley University in...
[Annotator's Note: Robert Liles served in the USAAF and flew Curtiss P-40 Warhawk fighter aircraft with the 16th...
Elisabeth Bolster had no full knowledge of the implications of working at the Nuremburg Trials [Annotator's Note: the...
Byron Othello Wilkins made sergeant on 3 December [Annotators Note: 3 December 1944] and met the new captain around...
Robert Inghram was taken to Frankfurt and interrogated there [Annotator's Note: after being shot down and captured in...
Charles Fitts, Jr. and the other prisoners were taken to a bunker. There, they realized just how many of the men had...
Leonard Spivey noted that there was a lot of commotion when they were burrowing through the tunnel. Some of the guys in...
John Noack got the emergency radio set up. Noack had a little difficulty getting everything set up. Noack got seasick...
John Noack was visited again by the interrogator on the third day. Noack held fast and the interrogator did not ask...
John Noack and the crew sat around and talked during Christmas. The day after all of the enlisted men were separated...
Grant Ichikawa was assigned to headquarters [Annotators Note: Headquarters, Allied Translator and Interpreter Service...

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