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J. W. Childs was at the Battle of Midway, but remembers nothing in particular about the event. The USS Worden (DD-352)...
Eva Gross returned to Bergen-Belsen and stayed there for three years before immigrating to the United States. During...
Robert Gurr had an early interest in automobiles and airplanes. In his earliest recollections, there are memories of...
Jack C. Sanders was born in 1921 in Tulsa, Oklahoma. When he had to leave his hometown because of his work or service...
When he was in high school, Paul Amrod played baseball as a catcher. In the service, he learned he was not major league...
Having returned to the United States to become part of a cadre of experienced personnel who were tasked with preparing...
Jack Gutman said the flashbacks would come when he went to bed, and the memories were magnified: the invasions, the...
Joy Skelton returned to Holland and had a reunion with many of her relatives. Life there was difficult because the...
Oran Harris remembers that he served with people from all over United States. The Soutern boys didn't like the way the...
When he heard that the war had ended, Robert Dickinson was disappointed that he wasn't going back to combat in the...
Walter Halloran was anxious to return home after the war. He experienced a feeling of wellbeing. He was satisfied that...
John Laborde was at home and sitting down to Sunday lunch when he heard of the attack on Pearl Harbor. He was in ROTC [...
In July 1946, Carl Caffarel was separated from the Navy and put on inactive reserve. He went back to Port Allen, and...
After the war, George Morgan was accepted into a college in Defiance, Ohio. During the war, many basic things had been...
Lucien Laborde had asked his older brother to try to find him a piece of land that he could buy and begin farming. His...
After he was liberated, Anthony Acevedo increased his body weight from 87 pounds to 100 pounds. It took a while for him...
When the war ended, Warren Schmitt remained in Italy until July [Annotator's Note: July 1945] when they were told to...
George A. Sarosi felt he was on an adventure when he reached America [Annotator's Note: he fled Hungary in December...
It was several weeks before David Flynn got back to the United States. He ended up at St. Albans Hospital in New York...
John LeBure was always a responsible person even before the war. He had to work to bring home money to support his...
James Crane would repeat his service in World War II if called upon. The country has been very good to him and his...
Jack Skaggs was changed by World War 2. He was just a boy when he entered the United States Marine Corps, but he had no...
John Curtis Spencer retired from the Navy as Assistant Chief of Staff for Operations for Commander Service Force in...
Bernard Marcus received a call from the commander of Fort Monmouth [Annotator’s Note: in New Jersey]. Marcus was told...
Dabney Montgomery returned home and learned quickly about the persistence of segregation in his homeland. The G.I. Bill...
Francis Dymnicki boarded a ship in England right after V-E Day [Annotator's Note: Victory in Europe Day, 8 May 1945] to...
When Mort Walker moved to New York he was the top selling cartoonist in the country. He did a lot with the Saturday...