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Dominick Sgobbo remembered taking prisoners back to headquarters and having to prevent non-combatants from mistreating...
Zhanna Dawson worked with a tuner to tune the orphanage piano [Annotator's Note: because of her playing talent, Dawson...
By the end of January 1945, Carroll Knutson could hear the artillery fire in the distance as the Soviets advanced into...
Annaliese Nossbaum came across letters she and her mother had written after their liberation from Mauthausen [Annotator...
On 2 March 1945, Eugene Vaadi and his crew were shot down over Dresden, Germany and taken prisoner. On 4 April 1945,...
[Annotator's Note: John Angier was a prisoner of war in Stalag VII-A in Moosburg, Germany.] The German forces held even...
A week or so after they [Annotator's Note: Floyd Dumas and another escaped prisoner of war named Bill Robb] got there,...
David Flynn lost almost half his weight while a prisoner, and was at about 80 pounds when he got out. Some of his...
In early April 1945, Eugene Vaadi and his fellow prisoners of war were liberated in Moosburg, Germany [Annotator’s Note...
John W. Towle was given a jeep ride after leaving the Bovary family and arrived in Paris at the 15th Air Force...
Lloyd Reese was the bombardier on a Consolidated B-24 Liberator that was shot down over Ploiești, Romania. He says...
Larry Dawson told Zhanna Arshanskaya Dawson and her sister Frina that their transport to America could be arranged so...
Robert Rans says that after being liberated from his prisoner of war camp in Romania, it was an unbelievable feeling to...
Donald Scott and his fellow prisoners of war were told by the liberating British soldiers to sit and wait for someone...
After they got into Rome and were interrogated, Floyd Dumas and Bill Robb went their separate ways. They stayed in...
Judith Meisel and her sister were treated nicely at the convent [Annotator's Note: they had just escaped a death march...
The thing Steve Pisanos thinks about the most from the war was when he crash landed in France. When he arrived at the...
Raymond Zager drove into the compound [Annotator's Note: Gunskirchen Lager Concentration Camp in Austria]. There were...
Milosevich did not know of the plan to pull back.The Germans flanked the position and captured hole after hole. They...
John Angier was a prisoner of war in Stalag Luft VII-A [Annotator's Note: Stalag VII-A in Moosburg, Germany] STalag VII...