Overseeing enemy prisoners of war

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Abe Milkis found the German troops to be good fighters. At the end, the enemy soldiers were just a bunch of young kids...
James Livaudais saw that the German troops in Ludwigslust, Germany tried their best not to be taken prisoner by the...
When moving from place to place they had to keep alert. During the building of the Remagen bridge, Francis Hurd was...
John Singlaub returned to Kunming and was met by an officer at the airplane. Orders were received from OSS [Annotator's...
When their break from combat was up, Milton Moxon and his regiment [Annotator's Note: Moxon was a member of Company B,...
John E. Johnson went back to the ship, but not all his crewmates did. After replacements came from a nearby receiving...
During one of his breaks in Sicily, Frank Mancuso wrote a letter that was never answered. When he came back to the...
Darold Rice remembers boarding the ship to head back to the USA after the war was over. He joined up with a random...
Charles Coolidge went into Anzio during the day then started moving that night for a planned attack the next morning....
The next action Robert Huber and his unit [Annotator's Note: Company G, 3rd Battalion, 415th Infantry Regiment, 104th...
Tom Quigley remembers how after the war ended, they were able to drive with the lights on their cars turned on. On his...
In total, William Garbo and the men of G Troop, 2nd Squadron, 112th Cavalry Regiment spent about a month in the village...
Norman Bussel was awaiting discharge and went to physical rehabilitation in Miami, Florida. He was then sent to...
C. Charles Collie received a commission as an ensign in the Navy and assignment to a ship [Annotator's Note: the...
They headed back down the path to an opening where there was a house. Mark Gordon Hazard, Jr. dropped the men off away...
During and after the Battle of Saipan, Ira Schilling and his fellow Marines willingly accepted enemy troops who...
The river crossing [Annotators Note: the 20 September 1944 crossing of the Waal River in Holland during Operation...
Richard Ford is able to watch World War 2 movies. Most of the movies in his opinion are a bunch of BS. They do things...
Dan Baker would send patrols out to the German lines. In one instance he sent three men out, but only two came back....
When Michael Doi and the rest of the 100th Battalion were on the French Italian border they were allowed passes to go...
McClellan and two other people were selected to take the guns down to Paris. On the train ride down he was with a...
Connick and the USS Lander [Annotator's Note: APA-178] brought supplies to Naha Beach on Okinawa. At one point they...
Grant Ichikawa was assigned to headquarters [Annotators Note: Headquarters, Allied Translator and Interpreter Service...
The 100th Battalion joined the 442nd in Italy and was their first battalion. After the battle of Bruyeres, they took...
Grant Ichikawa helped coerce a large number of Japanese soldiers to surrender in the jungles of the Philippines. The...
While Michael Doi was overseas his family and everyone he knew from Oxnard [Annotators Note: Oxnard, California] was...
One day they attacked the city of Leipzig [Annotator's Note: Germany]. It was industrial, like Birmingham, Pittsburgh,...
Michael Cokinos was only in charge of Russian prisoners for a short amount of time. The Russians were prisoners of the...
On 23 April [Annotators Note: 23 April 1945] Mancel Kirk and his fellow 168th Infantry Regiment GIs were taken by truck...
Prior to landing in New Guinea DeMers' unit was never given any jungle training. In Australia they were trained how to...
Robert Akins oversaw some work details [Annotator's Note: overseeing Japanese soldiers in China after the war ended and...
There was some rivalry between the Coast Guard and the Navy but they got along fine. There was also a time when a...
Kassal remembers moving into Rome with ease. The men had more liberty in Rome than they had in the other Italian cities...
When the guys heard Axis Sally playing over loud speakers they laughed. They knew it was just propaganda. The Germans...
The veterans felt better having other veterans around. When replacements came in Robert Akins knew that they were well...
Perrett's contact with the German prisoner of war (POWs) he transported was very brief. The POWs were usually quite and...

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