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William Greer saw combat and was wounded in Normandy, France shortly after troops exited Utah Beach. His squad leader...
Michael Mickey Ganitch enjoyed the sights and sports in Pearl Harbor. He was a bit of a loner because he did not drink...
The journey to the American Zone took Alexander White through Czechoslovakia westward to a displaced persons camp where...
While the family business was providing dehydrated sweet potatoes for the soldiers to eat, Randolph Trappey's family...
Dell Lauderdale went to Southern Japan after he left the prison [Annotator's Note: Sugamo Prison in Tokyo]. Lauderdale...
After he was discharged from the US Army Air Forces, Bryce Jordan went to the University of Wisconsin [Annotator's Note...
Thomas Ballew likes history, he likes people, and he likes to travel. In July 1945 Sergeant Smith, who was a member of...
Alton Barnes spent about three months in Japan performing occupation duty following World War 2. His main function was...
Randolph Trappey knows that the war gave him the opportunity to do what he wanted to. He ended up working in the family...
After the war, Douglas Harper met a nurse, the first woman he could really talk to, and has been married to her for...
Bernard Marcus received a call from the commander of Fort Monmouth [Annotator’s Note: in New Jersey]. Marcus was told...
When asked if he had difficulty adjusting when he got home, Ben Skardon said he could sleep soundly, but didn't want to...
Jack Carver remembers shrapnel landing on his neck as being his most memorable experience of World War 2. [Annotator's...
Marvin Westcott spent time aboard the USS Balch (DD-363) fighting the Japanese invasion of Alaska. There was no fleet...
Stewart Bass and his squadron [Annotator's Note: Torpedo Squadron 9 (VT-9)] attacked Japanese supply ships with bombs...
Angelo Ciotta was between Camp LeJeune [Annotator's Note: Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, Jacksonville, North Carolina...