The map only displays records that have geographic information. Switch to the grid view to see all records.

Map is loading...
Timeline is loading...

The timeline only displays records that have date information. Switch to the grid view to see all records.

Dale LeBlanc went to boot camp in San Diego. Marines who went to boot camp in San Diego were referred to as Hollywood...
John Rogers found dug in tanks that were dispersed throughout [Annotator's Note: throughout Germany]. One time, they...
George Peto produced some paintings and pieces of propaganda that were based on his unit during battle in the Pacific....
One of Elmo Bell's superiors [Annotator's Note: he does not specify who] doubted the effectiveness of the pathfinder...
Norman Hatch does not think of his experiences on Tarawa or Iwo Jima continuously. Rather, his experiences flood back...
It is George Kearney's opinion that the exhibits at the museum [Annotator's Note: The National WWII Museum in New...
In 1987, John M. Roberts learned that the 106th Infantry Division had an association so he joined it and started going...
Ira Schilling is a proud American and a proud veteran of World War 2 and thinks that the existence of The National WWII...
John Witmeyer recognizes the value of The National World War II Museum and is glad that the museum affords the public...
Once William Garbo returned to G Troop, 2nd Squadron, 112th Cavalry Regiment, he resumed command of his machine gun...
Jack Lengsfield says that although he thought about the moral implications of bombing cities, he had no qualms and...
Dr. Kenneth Arrow explains his ideas on the contingent market concept. Contingent markets could have softened the...
Dr. Roscoe Brown’s crew chief was Marcellus Smith whose nickname was Chow Hound. He was a very dedicated crew chief....
Russell Clark has no regrets about D-Day. [Annotator's Note: Clark was a medic with Company A, 1st Battalion, 116th...
While serving as an officer aboard the USS Doyle C. Barnes (DE-353), John Treen would correspond with his family and...
He never wants to forget how bad war is, and Francis Resta said he will always protest American involvement in...
Lauren Swinney went to Northwestern University. The nuns had taught her to type when she was in boarding school and...
Harry Watson remembered that his sub [Annotator's Note: USS Segundo (SS-398)] was subjected to depth charges twice. He...
Elmo Bell's 1st Battalion commanding officer, Lieutenant Colonel Mark Alexander, was always worried about the business...
[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...
Angelo Ciotta was shot in the leg and evacuated to an Army hospital in Guam. He spent ten days there and then went to...
After the Battle of Peleliu, Romus Burgin was one of four men from the 5th Marine Regiment to be considered for a field...
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...
Rosemary Elfer does not recall having any real issues while she was in the service. One issue that occurred at the end...
[Annotator's Note: Interviewer is setting up the interview and it begins with small talk about the war.] Arthur...
Lauren Swinney was born in LaSalle, Illinois and grew up in Gary, Indiana. During that time, Gary had the Carnegie...
For Frank Mancuso, the war took away four years of his youth and there were many things he did not get a chance to do....
The war made Joseph Massey appreciate life a lot more. [Annotator's Note: Massey gets emotional.] He got a better...
During the assault on Manoir La Fiere [Annotators Note: La Fiere Manor] on D Day, Lieutenant John Marr led his advanced...
[Annotator's Note: The interviewer asks historian George Will why postwar American work went better in Europe than in...
Harley Reynolds’s company came across some German collaborators who had killed themselves once they realized the...
In 1948, Richard Pipes began his teaching career because that was the course that interested him, and never thought of...
Darold Rice says that soon after he was retired from the war and was taken to a hospital in Luxembourg. He ate, slept,...
Norman Hatch remained on Iwo Jima for the first 18 days of the battle. He was flown off on D plus 18. Hatch flew off...

Pages