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One of the guys in the group with Dominic Martello went and got a scalp from one of the Germans that crashed in the...
James Goodrich was taken from Iwo Jima to a hospital on Guam. He was on Guam for about 12 or 13 days before being...
Edwin McAuliffe graduated high school the year the war ended. When he started his first year of college at Southeastern...
James Nerison was sent home because it was his turn. After a year, men in his outfit were sent home for a 30 day...
[Annotator's Note: The interviewer asks George Haines about "shutting off" when overseas and asks about any haunting...
David Oreck was not part of the CCC [Annotator's Note: Civilian Conservation Corps] program as he was too young, but he...
Robert Liles attributes his success as a fighter pilot to the leadership he had in China from the general [Annotator's...
Thomas Ballew served with the 231st Searchlight Battalion which was attached to the 9th Air Force. Ballew was born in...
While Weldon Fruge was in France, he served with C Company of the 180th Infantry Regiment [Annotator's Note: Company C...
[Annotator's Note: Richard Higgins served in the US Marine Corps in Company K, 3rd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, 1st...
[Annotator's Note: This segment begins with the interviewer asking Walter Imahara to describe what is hanging on the...
Lydia Grant describes recreation and life as a young girl in the Navy Yard at Pearl Harbor. As a young girl, she...
At 16, Charles Davis was one of 1,200 men, including his brother, a Marine, who boarded the USS Helena (CL-50) on New...
Clifton Trahan was hospitalized in Africa after being burned in a submarine attack while serving aboard the merchant...
Judith Baron was imprisoned at Bergen-Belsen. It was absolutely hell. When they first arrived, they slept in tents. It...
Lucy Elliot knew of the area off Gentilly Road where Higgins [Annotator's Note: Andrew Jackson Higgins, owner of...
[Annotators Note: Franklin Denius was an artillery forward observer in Battery C, 230th Field Artillery Battalion, 30th...
The Rangers de-trucked in Kleinhaus at about two in the morning of 7 December 1944 then marched a couple of miles to...
[Annotator's Note: The interviewer asks Micha Tomkiewicz how his mother coped with her experiences in the concentration...
[Annotator's Note: Michael Mervosh served in the USMC in Company C, 1st Battalion, 24th Marine Regiment, 4th Marine...
Holocaust survivor, Ernest Gross does not give a thought to Holocaust deniers because he feels there is no way they can...
Lewis Guidry returned home aboard a ship. He sailed on New Year's Day [Annotator's Note: 1 January 1946] from northern...
Joseph Medicine Crow's grandfather, White Man Runs Him, met Theodore Roosevelt. The Crow nation felt comfortable in...
William Pena arrived at the aid station. The medic that had been attached to him and his men joked that they had...
Daniel Szafran survived the Holocaust and combat in Israel after the war. He felt good being in Palestine after...
Ernest Gross, a prisoner at Kaufering [Annotator’s Note: Kaufering; subcamp of Dachau; Landsberg am Lech, Germany] says...
Benjamin Lesser wrote a book titled Living a Life that Matters. Despite living a deprived childhood, he was able to...
The war changed George Peto. After the war he was reluctant to make close friends. The separation of servicemen during...
Charles Murray feels that it is important to study all wars. The history of this country is based on warfare and...
As a veteran, John Witmeyer believes in the importance and the value of history, especially the history of World War 2...
Erwin Blonder feels that it is very important to have a museum that preserves the history of the war, like the World...
[Annotator's Note: 1st Lieutenant John Marr served as a platoon leader in Company G, 507th Parachute Infantry Regiment...
While approaching Wana Draw on Okinawa, George Peto noticed some movement in the brush off to his left. He realized...
Peter Somogyi learned of Simon Wiesenthal from his reputation as a postwar hunter of Nazi war criminals. He first heard...
Robert Fisch witnessed in the camps an older man talking to the younger people. He personally did not "give a damn"...
A month after the Battle of the Bulge, Robert Mayes' unit [Annotator's Note: 12th Field Artillery Observation Battalion...

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