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Enrique Cervantes was offered a promotion to continue his service in the United States Air Force, but by the time he...
Clarence Herbert Weatherwax returned to Hawaii, took advantage of the GI Bill and went to school. After he got home he...
After surviving the bombing of Berlin [Annotator's Note: Berlin was bombed 363 times between 1940 and 1945] as a child...
Curtis Brooks arrived for duty in Korea at night. His unit [Annotator's Note: Headquarters Battery, 10th Field...
Jack Beverstein and one other FBI [Annotator's Note: Federal Bureau of Investigation] agent covered the Georgia Ku Klux...
[Annotator's Note: Richard Swanson was assigned to the USCGC Comanche (WPG-76) on escort duty for the troop transport...
Donald Lindquist was an officer in the US Merchant Marine during World War 2 and returned to military service during...
John Elliott left the Pacific with seven of his crew and some extra personnel, flying from Tinian to Kwajalein to...
Daniel Szafran emigrated to Palestine in 1946 after surviving the Holocaust. The King David Hotel was bombed by the...
In 1948, Richard Pipes began his teaching career because that was the course that interested him, and never thought of...
Erik Johnsen served in the US Merchant Marine during World War 2. Thinking about the war, he says that during it he...
Richard Bennett's transition from sailor to civilian was so wrapped up in school, work and family matters, he hardly...
William B. Hughes drove trucks after the war. He was proud of his safe driving record. His brother was in the Battle of...
William Leo Spaetgens was changed by World War 2. He hated school with a passion. After making it to the tenth grade,...
At the conclusion of World War 2, Teddy Kirkpatrick returned to Michigan. He briefly attended the University of...
Returning from overseas where he had been in charge of Air Force maintenance instructors, Eben Smith recaps...
Joseph Orlando reads of our servicemen committing suicide and he does not understand it. He knew men who were bitter...
Winfield Zerphey was reunited with his family in Pennsylvania following his separation from the Navy. He had a brief...
When the war ended, Marvin Hill was still serving in the Pacific, and was sent first to Darian, Manchuria to assist in...
Dr. Kenneth Arrow shared the Nobel Prize in Economics with John Hicks in 1972. The prize had only been awarded for four...
Curtis Brooks does not really think about the atomic bombs being dropped on Japan. That it hastened the end of the war...
Earl Williams returned from overseas where he had been in charge of aircraft disposition for the Pacific area. Assigned...
While at NASA [Annotator's Note: National Aeronautics and Space Administration], Harry Carlson had an opportunity to go...
Kenneth Marshall used the G.I. Bill in 1947, and was subsequently employed by the Northwestern Bell Telephone Company...
Lloyd Guillory returned to the United States on a Matson cruise ship. There were 800 officers and nurses as passengers...
The skills he mastered during World War 2 were helpful to Joseph Linett in his engineering career. The world was...
Harry Carlson says that conducting fire bombing raids over Tokyo, seeing the city on fire, the multi-colored flak [...
Daniel Szafran survived the Holocaust and wars as a soldier in Israel. When he came to the United States, he had an...