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Clarence Carlson enjoyed Belgium. He was able to communicate better than he did in France. They had good-looking people...
Robert Payne was at the Rhine [Annotator's Note: Rhine River] for about three weeks. His job was to fly observation...
Erna Deiglmayr visited Bergen-Belsen [Annotator's Note: Bergen-Belsen concentration camp near Bergen, Germany] with...
John L. Cowan was asked to teach incoming recruits how to handle a Garand rifle [Annotator's Note: .30 caliber M1 semi-...
Berlin [Annotator's Note: Berlin, Germany] was almost totally destroyed. That was Hitler's [Annotator's Note: German...
After he returned to duty, Lloyd Dendy had a case come up where a member had a death in the family. The Red Cross is...
Raymond Cauble liked to the 17 [Annotator's Note: Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress heavy bomber]. He had so many hours in...
Antonio C. Rodriquez flew towards the latter part of the war when few Luftwaffe [Annotator's Note: the German Air Force...
Paul James Grubb was part of the air war in support of the fierce ground fighting in the Alps before the German forces...
Kenneth A. Lafleur talks about his missions in the Philippines. His unit [Annotator's Note: 408th Bombardment Squadron...
Paul James Grubb experienced his worse raid over Vienna [Annotator's Note: Vienna, Austria]. His only wound resulted...
Rosemary Ramsey says the boys returning from the war had changed a lot. They were all grown-up. [Annotator's Note:...
Melvin Linkous and his company [Annotator's Note: Cannon Company, 38th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division]...
[Annotator's Note: Roswell Weil got married in England just before he returned to the United States after the war ended...
Elmore Ruck had a brother who was a flyer in the war. Ruck was promoted to first lieutenant and his brother in the Air...
Richard Yeagely was at Buchenwald [Annotator's Note: Leipzig-Thekla, subcamp of Buchenwald concentration camp in...
Warren Nolan was helping to gather the dead after two kamikaze aircraft hit the USS Bunker Hill (CV-17). They tried to...
Robert Payne went to one concentration camp and it was as has been described. He never saw any Americans who had been...
Jules Levin recalled the cold winter in Europe. Usually people slept around or under the tank. Levin would take his bed...
Carl Landwehr was able to get a letter to his mother telling her of his being wounded, before the Army went to tell her...
Wesley Fronk was a courier for a Lieutenant Colonel who was a liaison to the British. He learned administrative duties...
William Burrus became a technical sergeant when he returned to the United States after the war ended [Annotator's Note...
[Annotator's Note: Edward Kissam was serving in the US Marine Corps as a navigator on cargo planes in China after the...
Raymond Hayes got word of the war ending before he left San Diego [Annotator's Note: San Diego, California] for Pearl [...
Nolan Albarado was in a tent in Rennes, France on Christmas Eve 1944. He volunteered to bake cakes for his company [...
Basic training for Robert Lippman was in Miami Beach, Florida. He learned to salute, and dress right. He thinks he went...
[Annotator's Note: Floyd Annas rotated home from Clark Field, now Clark Air Base, Luzon, Philippines.] He stayed in the...
Only one time did Frederick Amore come into a truly dangerous situation. He was not supposed to be in a "combat area,"...
Robert Brant wanted to be transferred to new duties on an escort ship going to the Philippines after spending 11 months...
Robert Wolf returned to the United States from the Philippines and went back to school. He graduated in 1949. He...
Lillian Drucker's brothers all had medical discharges and had income from that. She and her husband bought their first...
Henry Lederer was most affected losing his friend Jerry [Annotator's Note: no further name is given] in a training...
The Germans were trying hard to get back to the American side to get away from the Russians and Frank Forcinella felt...
Joseph Traina met a girl in New York [Annotator's Note: New York, New York] and got married there. They moved to...
Robert E. Foster was a Captain at the end of the war after his company commander was shot and he took over. He became a...
Margaret Stephensen was in Tucson, Arizona after she was discharged from the Navy. She had gone to San Diego [Annotator...

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