Overseeing enemy prisoners of war

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Darold Rice remembers boarding the ship to head back to the USA after the war was over. He joined up with a random...
Jerome Fatora was on the front lines in the area of the Saar River for about six months during which time he "never got...
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...
As they moved into Germany, Chris Carawan remembered one battle when a man was shot and fell across the top of 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...
Running low on fuel and torpedoes, John Votrobeck [Annotator's Note: aboard the USS Blenny (SS-324)] sailed to Subic...
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...
David R. Saunders saw his first combat at Lingayen Gulf [Annotator's Note: Luzon, Philippines]. He was not injured...
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...
They heard rumors about what had happened at Malmedy during the fighting in the Bulge. After hearing that they were...
The captain was severely disliked. Bell remembers the captain being in the back all the time and he did not have much...
David Paul Spencer could hear the testimony. It was all in German so he could not understand everything that was going...

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