The map only displays records that have geographic information. Switch to the grid view to see all records.

Map is loading...
Timeline is loading...

The timeline only displays records that have date information. Switch to the grid view to see all records.

Hannan and Jacques developed good camaraderie. One of the great challenges that he faced was treating both the American...
When Edward LaPorta was in training all of the guys in the outfit were very good friends. After going through their...
At night around Henderson field the fighting was rough [Annotator’s Note: on Guadalcanal]. Quintana could only aim at...
Their first dive bombing mission was a railroad trestle in Burma. Henderson lined up over his bomb sight. He dropped...
When DeMers was wounded [Annotator’s Note: on New Guinea] he was taken by the aid men to the regimental aid station....
They started taking off the most severely wounded. Another APD [Annotator's Note: a destroyer or destroyer escort...
Mack was out of action for about 12 days. They put him right back on the line after he healed. He wanted to get back on...
[Annotators Note: Joseph Diamond served in the army as a combat medic with the 413th Infantry Regiment, 104th Infantry...
The patients McNeil treated were good and were grateful for every little thing the nurses did.The nurses would sit and...
After leaving the aid station [Annotator’s Note: near Chambois, France on August 20, 1944] Hawk was looked at by...
Thatcher was able to get his tool kit from the plane. Later in the morning there was a Chinese underground member who...
Everyone in the outfit had great respect for Gavin [Annotator’s Note: Major General James "Jumpin' Jim" Gavin,...
When the grenade blew Quintana off the hill he does not remember if it knocked him unconscious but he does remember...
The battle ended on June 21st [Annotator’s Note: On Okinawa in 1945]. The Sixth Marine Division went on to China. Mack...
McNeil doesn't think that her time in the army changed her life in any way. She was able to see the world.She feels...
When the Laffey left Pearl Harbor she was assigned as a escort for an old battleship heading out into the Pacific to...
Richard Candelaria went down the hill to a couple of cabins. He did not see anyone near the first one. When he went to...
The Japanese had steel, concrete, and coral bunkers all over the island [Annotator’s Note: Peleliu, September 1944]....
One of Hannan's most vivid memories from his action during the Battle of the Bulge was the care that their medics gave...
James Smith recalled that the Japanese attacked at around nine that night and things were going bad. A number of...
Slape and Creger [Annotators Note: Sgt. William Slape and Private John B. Creger] were trying to get back to the...
Major Brubaker [Annotator's Note: spelling unknown] operated on Lou Brissie. Brissie thought his entire squad had been...
Joseph Diamond was under mortar attack when he was wounded. A mortar shell exploded about 20 yards away and he felt a...
Lou Brissie was taken into surgery on 11 December [Annotator's Note: 11 December 1944]. After the operation he returned...
Mack has had a good life. He worked for the Army Corps of Engineers for thirty five years. He retired in 1981. His...
On the Memmingen mission, which was the first day after he arrived, the ball turret gunner was killed on another plane...
When Lou Brissie returned to the United States he first went to Finney General Hospital then to Northington General...
Brooks group was moved to a permanent camp which was an old French Colonial army camp. It was a nice place and the food...
K.D. Jones was Karr's pointer on the gun mount. Jones and Karr were able to get down and crawl out onto the deck. They...
Galloway is not entirely sure how long he watched the German and American units fight it out at the Hurtgen Forest....
Opal Grapes arrived in Scotland after about a five day voyage from the United States. She then traveled by train toward...
Harold Baumgarten continues his account of what he did on D-Day at Dog Green Sector [Annotator's Note: Normandy, France...
[Annotator's Note: Donelson Houseman served in the Army as the 81mm mortar platoon leader in Company D, 1st Battalion,...
Kelly Kuwayama landed in Marseilles, France and it was rainy and miserable. When they hit combat in France, it was...
The first thing they [Annotator's Note: Martin Carmody and his rear seat gunner John Liska] needed was water. Behind...
Marigold McNeely went to London when she was afforded a long weekend leave. They liked the American canteens because...

Pages