Overseeing enemy prisoners of war

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During the assault on the port city of Cherbourg, France, John Witmeyer fought through to the end of town after door to...
In February [Annotators Note: 5 February 1945] Daniel Farley and the 5th Rangers got word to assemble in a certain area...
John Witmeyer harbored an intense anger toward German soldiers. He punched German prisoners in the face, ran bayonets...
[Annotators Note: Wesley Trindal served in the US Army as a rifleman in Company F, 2nd Battalion, 22nd Infantry...
Lieutenant John Marr had encounters with other American officers and commanders in the field early on in the Normandy...
The 20th Engineers was the first unit to go into Bizerte. George Griffenhagen and his fellow engineers spent the first...
[Annotators Note: Daniel Farley served in the army as a rifleman in Company A, 5th Ranger Battalion.] The German rifle...
Right after George Griffenhagen and other members of the 20th Engineers removed the mines that were holding up Patton’s...
John Witmeyer led his platoon through a break in a concrete wall out into a wheat field after being assured by an...
[Annotators Note: Franklin Denius was an artillery forward observer in Battery C, 230th Field Artillery Battalion, 30th...
Gerard Halpern and his fellow soldiers of the 45th Infantry Division spent the six weeks after the fall of Rome doing...
[Annotators Note: Edgar Cole served in the US Marine Corps in Headquarters, 52nd Defense Battalion.] In the Pacific...
[Annotators Note: Masaji Insohita served in the army as a Japanese translator and interrogator in the China-Burma-India...
John Witmeyer and the entire 79th Infantry Division were involved in the Battle of the Bulge, and he and his men fought...
Of all the prisoners Gerard Halpern interrogated there is one who really stands out to him. The man was a German Army...
[Annotators Note: Robert Walter was a platoon sergeant in Company L, 3rd Battalion, 393rd Infantry Regiment, 99th...
[Annotators Note: Daniel Farley served in the army as a rifleman in Company A, 5th Ranger Battalion.] On 9 June Company...
[Annotators Note: Daniel Farley served in the army as a rifleman in Company A, 5th Ranger Battalion.] There were a lot...
They [Annotators Note: Tokuji Yoshihashi and the rest of the 442nd Regimental Combat Team] were in the town of...
After paratrooper John Marr unexpectedly landed in deep water after his jump into Normandy on D Day, his first priority...
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...
During one of his breaks in Sicily, Frank Mancuso wrote a letter that was never answered. When he came back to the...
Darold Rice remembers boarding the ship to head back to the USA after the war was over. He joined up with a random...
Charles Coolidge went into Anzio during the day then started moving that night for a planned attack the next morning....
Tom Quigley remembers how after the war ended, they were able to drive with the lights on their cars turned on. On his...
There are not many men left that served with Charles Radford. Radford at one point ran into Ernie Pyle. Pyle was...
The river crossing [Annotators Note: the 20 September 1944 crossing of the Waal River in Holland during Operation...
Richard Ford is able to watch World War 2 movies. Most of the movies in his opinion are a bunch of BS. They do things...
Dan Baker would send patrols out to the German lines. In one instance he sent three men out, but only two came back....
When Michael Doi and the rest of the 100th Battalion were on the French Italian border they were allowed passes to go...
McClellan and two other people were selected to take the guns down to Paris. On the train ride down he was with a...
After the combat that Radford initially saw, a feeling of hatred began brewing towards the Germans. The fact that...
Connick and the USS Lander [Annotator's Note: APA-178] brought supplies to Naha Beach on Okinawa. At one point they...
Grant Ichikawa was assigned to headquarters [Annotators Note: Headquarters, Allied Translator and Interpreter Service...
The 100th Battalion joined the 442nd in Italy and was their first battalion. After the battle of Bruyeres, they took...

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