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Joseph Simpson advanced with his unit [Annotator's Note: Company C, 1st Battalion, 334th Infantry Regiment, 84th...
Calvin Moret was in advance training ready room awaiting instructions for his mission. He was there with another...
After getting the alert prior to the attack on Pearl Harbor that Hawaii may be invaded by sea, Clarence Herbert...
Richard Nummer entered service in November 1943 at 17 years old. He went to San Diego for boot camp. That was his first...
Calvin Moret volunteered for the Army Air Corps. Following testing, he was accepted on 14 October 1943. He was sent for...
Richard J. Field was born and raised in Upstate New York in the small town of Liberty. He lived on the outskirts of...
George Spera's first wound in combat was a small injury to his left hand in November [Annotator's Note: November 1944...
Elmo Espree's troop ship sailed from Australia for the Bay of Bengal in India. In India, Espree went through the Ganges...
James Jeter was drafted in 1944 but did not pass the physical examination at Fort Humbug [Annotator’s Note: in...
[Annotator's Note: Dale LeBlanc served in the USMC as a runner in the 22nd Marine Regiment, 6th Marine Division. He...
George Spera first saw combat in September 1944. He was scared to death. Nobody had previous combat experience...
In the early part of December, John McConn and his outfit was taking a German town. [Annotator’s Note: 1944] The...
Norris Waddill drove off the barge at Normandy and had a dry landing. He saw dead Seabees [Annotator's Note: members of...
[Annotator's Note: Richard Keller served in the Army as the company commander of Company E, 2nd Battalion, 148th...
Before Elmo Espree got on the ship for deployment overseas, his group of black soldiers was lined up first on the...
In early 1954, Bernard Marcus was visited by a colonel with the Signal Corps in Washington. The officer had been told...
Constance Negrotto was born on 8 August 1924 to Ralph and Inez Hinkel. When she was five years old, the family moved to...
James White and the 103rd Infantry Division were transported by truck convoy deeper into France after arriving in...
Joseph Simpson experienced snow and rain during the Battle of the Bulge. The men who fought in Bastone told Simpson...
Richard Keller had a good friend from Alabama who was a funny guy. He received different training than Keller had...
Norman Mineta and his family were transferred to the Japanese-American internment camp at Heart Mountain, Wyoming [...
Richard Keller did not see too much of Hill 700 but he had a friend named Sid Goodkin, the commander of Company G [...
Lily Sawada and her family arrived in Poston, Arizona [Annotator’s Note: this was part of the relocation of Japanese-...
Since Richard Nummer had been separated from his original unit [Annotator's Note: Weapons Company, 28th Marine Regiment...
Wanda Damberg got up to go to the bathroom one morning and saw a nun along the way [Annotator’s Note: Damberg was in...
Germany was changing for the better at that time. Barbara Heming's mother still had to work but was no longer working...
Barbara Heming applied for a job with several different companies but heard nothing back from them. She did not have...
Delano Brister witnessed the Louisiana Maneuvers in 1941. The operations took up much of central Louisiana including...
Delano Brister knew that the planning headquarters for Colonel Eisenhower [Annotator’s Note: Colonel Dwight D....
There was an incident involving the Red Cross where Elmo Espree and another black soldier wanted to enter the facility...
George Spera and the troops of the 102nd Infantry Division passed through the town of Gardelegen, Germany without...
Richard Keller did not get promoted to captain until after they were in combat. They went straight into the jungle to...
Norris Waddill was selected with two other men to go into the D-Day invasion. He was to accompany the 1st Infantry...
Bernard Marcus had to take a physical examination prior to setting off for Fort Knox. He did not know how he would...
After boot camp, Richard Nummer returned home for only one day before he returned to San Diego. Some trainees went AWOL...
John McConn and his outfit [Annotator's Note: Company C, 1st Battalion, 410th Infantry Regiment, 103rd Infantry...

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