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[Annotator's Note: Robert L. Williams is a World War 2 veteran of the 101st Airborne Division and jumped into Normandy...
John M. Roberts grew up wanting to go to school with his older brother so his mother lied to get him in. He caught up...
From there [Annotator's Note: Smyrna Army Airfield, Tennessee], Paul Dietzel was sent to Lincoln Army Air Base for...
The young George Morgan enjoyed baseball as a fan and player. In 1942 or 1943, Branch Rickey became general manager of...
Peter Harry was born in May 1924. He had two brothers in the service during the war. His father worked for a sink...
George Roberts was working a good job when he was drafted. He was called up in August and reported to Altoona,...
When Joseph Rockforte was captured there were many other soldiers captured with him. They had been tasked with...
Charles Murray served during the Korean War but by the time he got over there the war had ended. He did see action in...
Herbert Gross was born in March 1917. He served in the 375th Squadron of the 308th Heavy Bomb Group of the Fourteenth...
Rothacker Smith attended North High School in Detroit, Michigan after his family moved back to the city from the...
They [Annotator's Note: Anthony Acevedo and his fellow soldiers of the 275th Infantry Regiment, 70th Infantry Division...
Judith Baron and her sister were taken by cattle car to a work camp in Germany. They had been in Auschwitz which was...
Rosemary Elfer does not recall having any real issues while she was in the service. One issue that occurred at the end...
Richard Nummer was born in 1926 in Detroit, Michigan. He had five brothers and a sister, all of who were raised in...
Robert Gorman was born in Manchester, Connecticut in July 1922. He had two brothers, but one was killed early in life....
Glenn Frazier was born in Fort Deposit, Alabama in 1924. He grew up during the Great Depression, but since his family...
William Harvey grew up in Algiers near New Orleans, Louisiana. His family never went hungry because his father worked...
[Annotator's Note: Interview begins with Paul Dietzel and the interviewer talking about LORAN and flying over the vast...
Carrol Joy was born in Morris County about 25 miles south of Manhattan, Kansas in 1920. He had one brother and one...
Charles Fitts, Jr. was born in December 1924 in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. He lived there until he was about four years old....
Herbert Auerbach was born in June 1922 and grew up in Brooklyn, New York. He attended a local high school in what is...
Burton Johnson was born in Providence, Rhode Island in May 1920. His parents delivered groceries to families even...
[Annotator's Note: This segment begins with Harold DeForest talking to the interviewer about his son in law who was...
Claude Shannahan got out of the Marine Corps and returned to Mount Clemens, Michigan. His father owned a bar and...
Barbara Heming's first husband died in 1978 of Lou Gehrig's Disease. They were living in Wayne, New Jersey and he was...
Eugene DiSabatino had to return to his home in Wilmington, Delaware in order to find more civilian clothes that he...
Roger Shaw boarded another ship after his assignment as captain of the Army transport. The ship had a radio operator...
Carl Peterson doesn't know how the war changed him. He has his own views on how things should be. His wife gets on him...
On 10 June 1942 Sidney LaPook graduated from NYU Dental College. He became engaged to his future wife that same day. At...
Eva Schloss begins by describing what life was like in Holland mid 1940. The German Army marched into Holland and there...
[Annotator's Note: The interview begins with the interviewer explaining to Marie Rankart how the interview will take...
Walt Disney always challenged Robert Gurr with multiple projects. Even though Gurr was heavily involved in the Carousel...
Edward Bale heard of a Japanese soldier throwing a magnetic mine on a tank inland of Red 3 beach. He did not learn the...
Judith Baron was imprisoned at Bergen-Belsen. It was absolutely hell. When they first arrived, they slept in tents. It...
The medics tagged Robert L. Williams with stating that he was suffering from combat exhaustion and he was brought to...
Charles Murray feels that it is important to study all wars. The history of this country is based on warfare and...

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