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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...
They had never seen rockets before they were attacked with them one day. A rocket hit Vincent Pale's B-24 [Annotator's...
The Germans took the weapons away from the wounded American infantrymen Raymond VanDuzer was treating. A day or so...
Joseph Yourkavitch was captured on 16 December [Annotator's Note: 16 December 1944]. It had started out as a normal day...
Walter Halloran would carefully pick his spots as he advanced in enemy territory. He would try to keep trees and brush...
Harold Joslin was transported from Guam directly to Japan on the Argentina Maru. [Annotator's Note: Joslin had been...
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...
Carroll Knutson and his crew were leading the high squadron of a three squadron bombing group. Their target was a...
Robert Whitcomb was put in a compound with Polish prisoners who had been there for six years [Annotator's Note: at...
After surrendering to the German soldier [Annotator's Note: see segment titled Shot Down Over Ludwigshafen], John Sacks...
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...
Harold Joslin was an intercept operator [Annotator's Note: communication code specialist who interpreted enemy coded...
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 [Annotator's Note: 29 December 1944],...
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...
Glen Jostad was taken to Frankfurt, Germany for interrogation after his capture by the Germans. It was a rough time,...
Walter Ram was taken from the hospital and transported to Frankfurt am Main, Germany for interrogation. He was...
When Robert Whitcomb neared the ground [Annotator's Note: after bailing out of his damaged aircraft over Gymnich,...
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...
[Annotator's Note: Edgar Cole served in the US Marine Corps as a communications specialist in Headquarters, 52nd...
Joseph LaNier was 15 years old and working in a nightclub when an incident happened in Columbus [Annotator’s Note:...
A week or so after they [Annotator's Note: Floyd Dumas and another escaped prisoner of war named Bill Robb] got there,...
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...

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