18 November, 2017

World War II Interviews

Posted on 2 February, 2014 by in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

McLogan, Russell

Posted on 26 October, 2012 by in ,

Russell talks about being machine gunned at 18 yrs of age in the Philippine Islands.  As well as the 89 days he spent in hospitals.