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Melvin Dahlberg and the 517th Parachute Regiment Combat Team [Annotator's Note: 517th Parachute Infantry Regiment] went...
Harry Carlson feels his most eventful missions were the nighttime missions over Japan. They were frightening at times...
Marthe Cohn needed to get the information she was gathering as a French spy in Germany, back to her headquarters often...
Angelo Ciotta appreciates what some of the vets of today are going through. Back in World War 2 there were Section 8s [...
[Annotator's Note: The interviewer asks about two ships, the Patria and the Struma that carried Jewish refugees to the...
Benjamin Schleider was impressed by seeing men in high places who had no hesitancy about talking to someone higher in...
Donald Lindquist was an officer in the US Merchant Marine. After the war, he went to school for Business Administration...
Angelo Ciotta wanted to be a Marine because he knew their history and he had seen the movie "Wake Island" twice. He saw...
Marthe Cohn left school and became a modiste, or hat maker, with her sister in the center of Metz, France. Her sister...
John Laborde spent a full year in Tokyo, Japan from 29 August 1945 until 20 August 1946 as member of MacArthur's [...
[Annotator's Note: There is an odd cut in video here.] Ernest Gross was sent from Auschwitz [Annotator's Note:...
Annaliese Nossbaum came across letters she and her mother had written after their liberation from Mauthausen [Annotator...
On 2 March 1945, Eugene Vaadi and his crew were shot down over Dresden, Germany and taken prisoner. On 4 April 1945,...
After returning to the United States, Gwendolyn Mugliston's father decided to return as a family to the Philippines. He...
While a prisoner of war in Timisu, Romania, Robert Rans was somewhat aware of the significance of the raid on Ploesti [...
[Annotator's Note: John Angier was a prisoner of war in Stalag VII-A in Moosburg, Germany.] The German forces held even...
Mark Rubin did not wear the Star of David, the yellow star, in the camps. That only lasted about a year at the...
The Russians liberated the camp where Luba Keller was held. Keller was hiding because the bombs were falling around...
Daniel Szafran was in Auschwitz [Annotator's Note: Auschwitz II-Birkenau in Brzesinka, Poland]. The food situation was...
In early April 1945, Eugene Vaadi and his fellow prisoners of war were liberated in Moosburg, Germany [Annotator’s Note...
From Saint-Marcouf, France, Reuben Weiner went to Cherbourg with the 2nd Infantry Division. His unit slept where they...
Harry Watson said describing life aboard a submarine can be confusing to someone who isn't qualified. Once qualified, a...
After being discharged, Melvin Dahlberg took two weeks off and then went to work as an auditor at a bank for the next...
[Annotator's Note: There is an odd tape break at the beginning.] The family of Coleen Landry learned to be frugal and...
John Moran was home on leave when Japan surrendered [Annotator's Note: on 15 August 1945]. He had left Europe around 1...
Robert Rans was placed in a room with three other wounded prisoners of war at the Timisul de Jos prison camp in Timisu...
Lloyd Reese had been liberated from a prisoner-of-war camp in Romania in September 1945 and returned to the United...
Coleen Pelliloux Landry was born in February 1936 in New Orleans, Louisiana. Her family owned a sugarcane plantation in...
In 1947, after being liberated from Dachau [Annotator's Note: Dachau; first concentration camp; Dachau, Germany] just...
Angus Lorenzen and his sister and mother were placed in the Japanese internment camp at Santo Tomas University, Manila...
Luba Keller was sent to camp Work A in Skarżysko, Poland [Annotator's Note: now Skarżysko-Kamienna, Poland]. They lived...
George Haines said they would often see the Philippine rebels. In Leyte, [Annotator's Note: Leyte Island, Philippines]...
There were a lot of dead people being taken out of the camp [Annotator's Note: Los Baños Internment Camp] and Gwendolyn...
The people running Camp Lucky Strike [Annotator’s Note: Cigarette Camp, temporary staging camp; Lucky Strike between...
Receiving mail was very important to John Kerner. He came under attack while in Normandy and a guy crawled up to him...
Philip Dunford received mail very infrequently. On Peleliu he was making plans to go to Maxton, North Carolina to a...

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