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Kelly Kuwayama landed in either May or June 1944 in Italy. They worked their way up the boot of Italy. When they were...
As William Garbo and the men of G Troop, 2nd Squadron, 112th Cavalry Regiment, moved out along a mountain trail from...
Josephine Pescatore landed on Omaha Beach. Upon landing, she noticed all the dead bodies. Some of them were in body...
Robert Swift was captured toward the end of the war. They had been advancing rapidly through Germany and were trying to...
After the island of Saipan was secured, Ira Schilling and his assault engineer squad of 2nd Marine Division remained on...
Philip Schweitzer's training was heavy on hiking, running and jogging. When they returned from furlough, some of the...
Once Utah Beach was secured, Jack Gutman returned to England with the evacuees, and wound up in the officers' ward. His...
For John Witmeyer, every day in combat brought a new story, and Witmeyer served over 200 days on the front lines as a...
Byron Othello Wilkins packed everything up and moved with the men to Aubel [Annotators Note: Aubel, Belgium]. The 2nd...
Frank Pomroy went back to get the wounded Marvin Hattan who was screaming and moaning from his wounds [Annotator's Note...
Paul Pizzolongo was a medic in the medical detachment of Battery B, 991st Field Artillery Battalion, 258th Field...
When Anthony Acevedo first arrived at Berga he could not see the camp. There were political prisoners there but they...
Mary Leisey saw a lot of leg injuries to go with a lot of men in full body casts. She thought they were fun to be...
Eugene Tarrant has certain memories from the war that have stuck with him to this day. One night off of Guadalcanal,...
Walter Broll saw chaos the next morning after the German attack on the port of Bari, Italy. Live and dead personnel...
George Sakato discusses a Vietnam veteran that edits and tapes oral histories. He recalls that before the attack on...
Linda Hope realized that her father’s experience with servicemen during the war had a profound influence on his life [...
James McEnery liked having the Dobermans around. McEnery remembers a shipment of dogs being delivered to them at the...
Charles Moore was stationed in Orleans, France at the end of the war. He enjoyed the experience there. He had a...
Henry Malec was atop a hill when the war ended. He was with several other men and Lieutenant Lewis [Annotator's Note:...
Olin Tisdale went back to the Pacific to help train a new fighter squadron on F8Fs [Annotator's Note: Grumann F8F...
When Sterling Mace experienced a mortar barrage and machine gun fire on Okinawa, he noticed an unoccupied jeep. He took...
Antoinette Underwood and the hospital staff [Annotator's Note: of the 129th General Hospital] knew an invasion was...
[Annotators Note: Franklin Denius was an artillery forward observer in Battery C, 230th Field Artillery Battalion, 30th...
Alois Kopp was a pharmacist's mate aboard the USS Houston (CA-30) prior to its sinking. He was captured by the Japanese...
Two days before Frank Maresca's last day in combat, he and his unit [Annotator's Note: Company F, 2nd Battalion, 289th...
"MM-5-44-815"; "Sig.[Signal] Corps Radio Photo-2-8-44. Italy! Her feet frozen after a three day trek from embattled...
"Medic holds truck windshield wiper vacuum hose used to suck blood from wound as doctor works." [1945]
A medic wraps another soldier's head with a bandage during training. "Feb. 1944." Fort Sill, Oklahoma. February 1944
Medic Singleton wrapping another soldier's (Craddock's) head with gauze. "Singleton - First Aid Man, Craddock, Feb....
Photograph. American soldier with significant burns to his face lies on a stretcher while a nurse tends to his wounds....
A nurse brings food up the aisle of a hospital ward full of wounded soldiers who lay in beds with mosquito nets above...
A wounded soldier being evacuated by airplane. Note that some identifying names and locations have been stricken in the...
A medic and helpers administer blood plasma to a wounded soldier. "2191-25." "U.S. Coast Guard Official Picture, 3rd...
239.Photograph. 'MM-5-150328'; 'Saving lives at the Italian front! (No. 4 of 6 pix). Carrying wounded soldiers an...
207.Photograph. 'MM-5-44-5160'; 'Sig [Signal] Corps Photo-5-16-44. Italy! American medic tenderly dresses leg of young...

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