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Monty Joe Boitnott was on tour [Annotators Note: on an overseas tour of duty] for 16 months. The only member of...
Russell Hoff reached Bad Orb and was assigned to a barracks in the camp.  When a group of Americans killed a German...
Roy Boreen was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota in July 1920. During the Great Depression, his father worked as a cement...
Sidney Philips remembers someone being perfect. He was handsome, young, and the girls loved him. Phillips tells...
William Pena remembers how his battalion commander was a gung-ho, brave, and tall man who refused to stay at the rear...
Abe Milkis landed on Omaha Beach during the invasion of Normandy on D-Day. Rather than entering France as a...
Olen Grant spent Christmas 1943 in a prison camp. For Grant, the holidays were just like any other day. Some of the...
During one of his breaks in Sicily, Frank Mancuso wrote a letter that was never answered. When he came back to the...
James Livaudais remembers some of the men in his company who were not exactly the best soldiers. One was named James...
Monpat was born and raised in New Orleans, Louisiana. He went to E.D. White High School for one year then quit and went...
They [Annotator's Note: the Japanese] let some of the Red Cross packages go to pot. They would put them in store house...
James Smith watched the battle [Annotators Note: the battle of Gavutu] from Tulagi. [Annotators Note: Smith gets off...
Jack feels that World War II is important enough that they shouldn't take it out of the history books. He felt it was...
At Ft. Benning, Bell ended up training with the 79th Infantry Division. As an officer, Bell remembers going through...
Giles Bacon remained at Merritt Island for five months before transferring to Quantico, Virginia. He then transferred...
Galloway lost his radio at one point and had to join up with another radio operator. Galloway recalls one afternoon...
Geraldine Nyman only knows one girl from the second graduating class of WASPs. At the time of this interview, Nyman was...
After leaving the aid station [Annotator’s Note: near Chambois, France on August 20, 1944] Hawk was looked at by...
The Germans would use flares at night and drop them over the American convoy. At night this would illuminate the fleet...
Galloway was able to write back home which was nice. Galloway's parents found out that he was in a POW camp because of...
Joseph Armanini describes explaining why he missed the target from the previous mission to Colonel Harding [Annotators...
For Hurd, the most difficult part of the war was crossing the beachhead onto French soil because they didn't know what...
Richard Duchossois and his company were set up on the south eastern tip of the Bulge [Annotators Note: during the The...
Baynham recalls writing a couple of postcards per month. His folks wrote a lot but he only received a couple of letters...
They had a couple of rainy days in April [Annotator's Note: April 1945] but the rains got heavy after Lazarick left. He...
Richard Greer was in the hospital when John Basilone was awarded the Medal of Honor. Greer was supposed to have been in...
One of the guys in the group with Martello went and got a scalp from one of the Germans that crashed in the mountains....
Peterson went into the Battle of the Bulge near Aachen [Annotator’s Note: in Germany]. He was only there three days. He...
Dr. Roscoe Brown says that the scene in the film Red Tails where the pilots were standing on the air field doing a war...
Walter Barnes was sent to pick up some German prisoners. When he got to the enemy troops there were about a dozen of...
V-mail operation in the field at APO 929. "After processing the film is taken to inspection where it is carefully...
A WAC seated at a table handling the mail with a Tech Sgt. seated in the next chair looking at the camera. "John's...
V-mail operation in the field at APO 929. "This is a view of the inserting and sealing. At the long table the girls...

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