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For many years, Gerhard Franzky put the war in the back of his mind. He was more concerned with building a future. He...
Donald Long did not know what to make of the attack on Pearl Harbor and Hawaii. [Annotator's Note: The Japanese attack...
Judith Baron got married and lived in New York City. Her husband did not like the city because it was too fast for him...
Although he didn't like it at first, in time Lewis M. Lee, Sr.'s diagnosis of battle fatigue didn't bother him, even...
Alois Kopp was in Pocatello, Idaho in the Civilian Conservation Camp when the Navy recruited him. He was sent to San...
Eva Gross returned to Bergen-Belsen and stayed there for three years before immigrating to the United States. During...
[Annotator's Note: Billy Grieves served in the navy aboard the submarines USS Thresher (SS-200) and USS Lizardfish (SS-...
Louis Conter enjoyed knowing both Bob Hope and Bing Crosby. He enjoyed Bob Hope the most as he was the serviceman's...
Jack Beverstein and one other FBI [Annotator's Note: Federal Bureau of Investigation] agent covered the Georgia Ku Klux...
Perry Smith retired from the military in 1986. He became an author and consultant on military issues for various...
Lowell Brueland became Senior Flight Leader before the Normandy D-Day invasion. He had the opportunity to become the...
Elisabeth Bolster and her husband left Bremerhaven for America. There were four tier bunk beds on the ship. There were...
George A. Sarosi grew up hating the Russians. He did not hate the Germans as much because they were more remote. The...
George A. Sarosi, like everyone else in Hungary, had a dossier that contained general information such as his...
Francis Higgins had a stroke. Prior to that, he fell and broke his hip in three places. The corrections were made by...
Arthur Pendleton made a lot of friends and had a lot of fun. At the end of his fourth year which he had signed up for...
Peter Somogyi talks to school children. He feels it is important for them to hear the testimony of survivors. What he...
Robert Gurr had an early interest in automobiles and airplanes. In his earliest recollections, there are memories of...
Staff Sergeant Bernard I. Friedenberg was with the Medical detachment of the 1st Battalion, 16th Regiment in the 1st...
By the end of the war, Perry Smith's father had been assigned as the operations officer for the US Military Government...
The Red Cross members in London tried to talk Holly Reynolds out of getting married overseas but there was a group of...
Jack Carver fought face to face with the Germans during the war. They could see each other's faces. It was obvious the...
World War 2 changed Lavenia Breaux. Before the war Breaux had the chance to talk to a woman in her neighborhood who, in...
Edward Tipper had his life improved as a result of his service in World War Two. He received a college education and...
Adolph Wilson thinks The National WWII Museum is great. It shows appreciation for the veterans who served in the war....
When Charles McGee first got to Italy, a lot of work and activity was based around survival. The men would improve...
Calvin Moret accumulated about 250 hours in cadet training. He would go on to have about 250 hours in the P-40 [...
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...
Arthur Jackson was awarded the Medal of Honor on 5 October 1945 during the Nimitz Day celebration in Washington D.C....
Walt Disney always challenged Robert Gurr with multiple projects. Even though Gurr was heavily involved in the Carousel...
John LeBure began working with the Higgins company while the 37 foot boats with a bow [Annotator’s Note: the Higgins...
The Rangers de-trucked in Kleinhaus at about two in the morning of 7 December 1944 then marched a couple of miles to...
Peter Somogyi returned to his hometown and met his mother's cousin, Mickey, and some other male survivors [Annotator's...
Frank Stewart was in the hospital on Espiritu Santos. After about ten days, he decided to go down the hall to the...
When the Hungarian Revolution began, Robert Fisch was in a medical school which was adjacent to a radio station. The...

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