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At Ormoc Bay, John E. Johnson drove his LCVP [Annotator's Note: Landing Craft Vehicle, Personnel also referred to as...
Robert Dickinson boarded the newly commissioned USS Queenfish (SS-393) as a Seaman Second Class. It didn't seem like he...
Robert Riddle's introduction to war came shortly after the Battle of Tarawa, where thousands of Marines perished....
The invasion of Morotai had been building up, and Robert Marovelli's ship joined the convoy going to battle. General...
At 19 years of age, Murphy Burke witnessed the fight at Iwo Jima. He described the day as breaking grungy, with low...
Arthur Davis enjoyed experimenting with original designs for ships of different size and hull shapes. As part of Task...
In February [Annotator's Note: February 1942], Ted Wiebe was making raids on Salamaua and Lae [Annotator's Note: on the...
C. Charles Collie was at Okinawa which was the last big campaign of the war. It lasted longer than any of the other...
Embarking on their journey to the Pacific, Richard Bennett's squadron [Annotator's Note: Motor Torpedo Boat Squadron 31...
Benedict Bronder would usually patrol at night while on PT-305. They would be accompanied by three other boats. They...
Frank Kubiak reveals incidents that occurred with his shipmates. Some instances involved risky activities that could...
Edwin Henlebin loaded onto a troop ship in San Francisco, California. He was issued Army clothing so that he couldn't...
Ed Rendelman found that just surviving the war was the best experience he had in the combat. Seeing those wounded...