Postwar life

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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...
Judith Baron got married and lived in New York City. Her husband did not like the city because it was too fast for him...
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-...
Lowell Brueland became Senior Flight Leader before the Normandy D-Day invasion. He had the opportunity to become the...
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...
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...
The Red Cross members in London tried to talk Holly Reynolds out of getting married overseas but there was a group of...
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...
Calvin Moret accumulated about 250 hours in cadet training. He would go on to have about 250 hours in the P-40 [...
Walt Disney always challenged Robert Gurr with multiple projects. Even though Gurr was heavily involved in the Carousel...
Peter Somogyi returned to his hometown and met his mother's cousin, Mickey, and some other male survivors [Annotator's...
Robert Gurr and those at Disneyland were struggling to survive the opening months of Disneyland. When summer ended and...
George A. Sarosi was born in Budapest, Hungary in January 1938. His father was born in 1900 in Pozsony. Pozsony was...
Judith Meisel lived in Canada with her brother. They shared a room. Her brother married and stayed in Canada. He loved...
While a member of the Kibbutz [Annotator's Note: Kibbutz Matzuva in Israel], Peter Somogyi spent half a day working and...
Felix Polito has reached the point in his life where he wants to let his dependants know what he did in the war. Gail...
In 1953, Bernard Marcus was called into the office of General Lawton [Annotator’s Note: General Kirke B. Lawton] who...
Gary Tate became a world traveler as a result of his military service. It also helped him on his path to evangelism. He...
Peter Somogyi and his brother attended the mock trial held for Dr. Mengele. [Annotator's Note: Dr. Josef Mengele was a...
Arthur Pendleton never claimed his injuries. He does not know if he ever will or if he even wants to. The system is...
William Leibold has been contacted numerous times by groups attempting to research various things. Leibold noted how...
Norman Mineta followed his father's lead following his military discharge. Mineta's father had made a career in the...
Harry Quinn has been bothered with physical and mental problems resulting from the war. He goes to the VA [Annotator’s...
Bernard Friedenberg passed through Camp Lucky Strike on his way home after the war. He remembers passing the Statue of...
Catherine Long went to LSU because she did not want to go back to the New Jersey College for Women. Her best friend in...
Arthur Seltzer came home after the end of the war. He was discharged and never wanted to talk about his experiences....
Zhanna Dawson met David Dawson after she arrived in the United States. They met in the Library of Congress while David...
After the war, James Allen lost contact with many of his friends from the war. He was busy with college and did not...
George A. Sarosi felt he was on an adventure when he reached America [Annotator's Note: he fled Hungary in December...

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