18 November, 2017

World War II Interviews

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Alexander, James USMC Bar-Man Andrews, Rev. Army Inf. France Angier, Francis B-17 Pilot 33 Missions Angier, Francis B-17 Pilot POW Bahlau, Fred 101st Airborne Bakker, Amy Java under Japanese rule Bavier, Don Army POW Japan Beal, Harold USN Omaha Beach 12 Hrs. D-Day Black, Bob 82nd Airborne 4 combat jumps Bleil, Eugene MD Bataan Death […]

Dakin, Bill

Posted on 26 October, 2012 by in ,

Bill enlisted in the Marine Corps in February of 1942.  Bill went into what was called the Marine Raiders which were groups of Battalion sized infantry.  There were four Raider Battalions.  Bill was in the 1st Raider Battalion named after its leader Col. Merritt A. Edson or Edson’s Raiders.  Col. Edson received the Medal of […]