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Walter Nelson was only 19 years old at the time [Annotators Note: at the time of the Battle of the Coral Sea]. The USS...
Wayne Pierce returned to his regiment and was placed in Company B. He went to the battalion commander who told him...
Abe Milkis was born in 15 January 1924 in Philadelphia. He had one brother and one sister. His brother, Harry, was a...
Walter Nelson used to fly out into the fog near the Bay Bridge in San Francisco. Sometimes he flew underneath the Bay...
Edward Tipper completed his paratrooper training in the United States and shipped out for England. Before going aboard...
James Livaudais received replacements prior to the Battle of the Bulge. [Annotator’s Note: in December 1944] One...
James Livaudais was part of the division which was to become the Sergeant York Division—the 82nd Division with about 16...
Wayne Pierce had no idea of what was happening with A or B Companies while he was with Sanford and the remnants of C...
Wayne Pierce was the Supply and Transportation Officer when his Battalion left Fort Bragg. The regiment travelled by...
Abe Milkis found the German troops to be good fighters. At the end, the enemy soldiers were just a bunch of young kids...
James Livaudais saw that the German troops in Ludwigslust, Germany tried their best not to be taken prisoner by the...
Abe Milkis returned to his Company as a bazooka man who was assisted by a loader. [Annotator’s Note: Milkis had...
James Livaudais remembers some of the men in his company who were not exactly the best soldiers. One was named James...
Richard Greer left Guadalcanal on 5 or 6 January 1943 and went to Melbourne. He was very happy to be leaving the island...
Wayne Pierce and the 325th Glider Infantry did not make the fight in Sicily. A couple of days prior to entry into that...
21.Photograph. A British solider holds a young Italian girl wearing a fur coat at an Allied Military Government-...
Black, African military soldiers. "West African M.P.s [Military Police]." Africa 1942-43
5th Armored Division in Germany. Civilians walking along road in 1945.
7th Infantry Division soldier speaking with native woman in Kwajalein Atoll. 'W-CPA-44-112-DJ. 1/31. Young. Pvt. John...
7th Infantry division soldiers directing local population for evacuation of island; Japanese prisoner of war laying...
7th Infantry Division soldiers giving medical attention to wounded Korean forced laborer. 'W-CPA-44-108-AS. 2/3....
7th Infantry Division soldiers help an injured Kwajalein woman. 'W-CPA-44-107-BD. 2/3. Weaver. A native woman is given...
7th Infantry division soldiers helping local population for eventual evacuation off island. 'W-CPA-44-108-AH. 2/1....
7th Infantry division soldiers helping local population for eventual evacuation off island. 'W-CPA-44-108-AF. 2/1....
7th Infantry division soldiers helping local population for eventual evacuation off island; LST-244 in background. 'W-...
7th Infantry Division soldiers speaking with native woman in Kwajalein Atoll. 'W-CPA-44-112-DN. 1/31. Young. Pvt. John...
7th Infantry Division soldiers using a jeep as an ambulance to load gurneys with injured members of the native...
142.Photograph. '25 April 45. 5/MM-45-7846. Fifth Army, Verona Area, Italy. Members of the 1st Battalion, 339th...
A ceremony at a village on Papua New Guinea during World War II.
A ceremony at a village on Papua New Guinea during World War II.
A ceremony at a village on Papua New Guinea during World War II.
A ceremony at a village on Papua New Guinea during World War II.
A ceremony at a village on Papua New Guinea during World War II.
A ceremony at a village on Papua New Guinea during World War II.
A ceremony at a village on Papua New Guinea during World War II.
A ceremony at a village on Papua New Guinea during World War II.

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