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During the assault on Manoir La Fiere [Annotators Note: La Fiere Manor] on D Day, Lieutenant John Marr led his advanced...
After combat on Tinian ended and the island was secured, Ira Schilling was sent to Hawaii. First, however, he reported...
Jimmy Doi encountered Italian fascists at San Terenzo. San Terenzo was their last big battle. They were down in a gully...
Walter Nelson used to fly out into the fog near the Bay Bridge in San Francisco. Sometimes he flew underneath the Bay...
Wallace Jeffery was near the Buchenwald concentration camp when the war ended in Germany. The camp had been liberated...
Edward Tipper completed his paratrooper training in the United States and shipped out for England. Before going aboard...
Joe Clapper remembers being on a date at a movie theater on Pearl Harbor Day. When he came out, newsboys were peddling...
Harold Horseman was the historian for the Guadalcanal veterans. Horseman wrote about the same area and about the same...
Harry Watson said that when the war started, the submarines were used merely as a scouting force. They would get...
To Harry Quinn, combat was the closest thing to Hell that a person could experience. Sleep was disrupted at night by...
Lieutenant Babe Meeks informed William Garbo and the men of G Troop, 2nd Squadron, 112th Cavalry Regiment, that the he...
Chester Strunk had not received mail from home during his last year as a POW [Annotator's Note: prisoner of war]. When...
They [Annotators Note: Tokuji Yoshihashi and the rest of the 442nd Regimental Combat Team] were in the area of Menton...
Harold DeForest fought in World War 2 because he loves this country and felt that it was worth fighting for. His...
David Roderick was with the 1st Battalion Headquarters and dealt with administrative work during the Battle of the...
Luna Kaufman had no difficulties after the war with nightmares. She was fortunate. She never felt that she was...
John W. Towle was stationed at Rattlesden, England. There are reunions with veterans of the 448th held in Rattlesden....
William Epperson and the 45th Infantry Division completed their mission in Italy and moved on to operations in Southern...
Harold DeForest landed in New Caledonia and was sent to a replacement center. There, he and another guy volunteered to...
Wayne Pierce fought with General Gavin in Normandy. He and the airborne found him to be a god. In terms of Pierce’s...
Arthur Seltzer reached Munich, Germany. The troops could tell the war was coming to an end. That was the location of...
Elisabeth Bolster was on the farm for six years [Annotator's Note: Bolster and her mother found refuge on a farm 20 or...
James Goodrich was taken from Iwo Jima to a hospital on Guam. He was on Guam for about 12 or 13 days before being...
Wallace Jeffery and the 300 or so troops in his unit got together after Paris. [Annotator’s Note: the unit was the...
Leroy Fadem and the USS Stevens (DD-479) were part of the invasion force attacking Guam [Annotator's Note: in July 1944...
Robert Swift witnessed the atrocities at the Gunskirchen death camp. There were two different kinds of camps. In the...
The Rangers de-trucked in Kleinhaus at about two in the morning of 7 December 1944 then marched a couple of miles to...
Joy Skelton returned to Holland and had a reunion with many of her relatives. Life there was difficult because the...
Holocaust survivor, Ernest Gross does not give a thought to Holocaust deniers because he feels there is no way they can...
Peter Somogyi returned to his hometown and met his mother's cousin, Mickey, and some other male survivors [Annotator's...
Lewis Guidry returned home aboard a ship. He sailed on New Year's Day [Annotator's Note: 1 January 1946] from northern...
Anne Levy and her family were required to have good health in order to immigrate to the United States. Her mother and...
Paula Knobler and her group of fellow Holocaust survivors found out from Russian soldiers that help was available for...
The war changed George Peto. After the war he was reluctant to make close friends. The separation of servicemen during...
[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...

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