18 November, 2017

Malejan, John

Posted on 14 December, 2013 by in ,

John is the first of over 110 DVD interviews of WW II veterans that I have interviewed who was in hand to hand combat.  He was in a fox hole when the Japanese mounted a Banzai attack.  He was bayoneted in the neck but killed the attacker with his entrenching tool (small shovel) which the […]

Herbert Garsey

Posted on 14 December, 2013 by in ,

Herbert was stationed at Schofield Barracks at the time of the attack on Pearl Harbor.  This interview was completed in Nov. 2013.  He tells of the attack and what he did during the attack.

Sizemore, Marvin

Posted on 14 December, 2013 by in ,

Marvin was stationed aboard the USS Houston, there were two ships named Houston this was the first.  She was sunk on March 2nd 1942 in the Battle of the Java Sea.  Marvin was not aboard when she was sunk, he had went ashore to the hospital.   He had been aboard the Houston at several […]

Bruno Salizar of the 8th Air Force

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Bill Dakin of the Edson’s Raiders

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Bob Black, 82nd Airborne

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Don Goss, D-Day Veteran

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Leon Zimmerman

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Gene Yehl

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Mills, Warren

Posted on 26 October, 2012 by in ,

Warren Mills, USN  was a motor mechanic on PT boats in the Pacific theater of Operations.  These boats had three 1,500 horse power engines on them.  Warren tells about loosing all power with his PT boat dead in the water and a Kamikaze plane diving right at him.  The boat was hit killing the Capt. and the XO […]