24 April, 2017

Veterans by Country

United States

  • Bill Ingram USN USS Houston CA-30, POW of Japan
    Bill Ingram enlisted in Navy about six months before the U S was drawn into WW II on his 17th birthd...
  • Howard Kenyon USN
    Howard enlisted in the Navy in June of 1942.  He felt like if he enlisted instead of waiting for hi...
  • Bob Liberty
    Bob was in the Navy aboard the USS Tingey DD-539.  The Tingey was in the Halsey Typhoon which sunk ...
  • World War II Interviews
    Alexander, James USMC Bar-Man Andrews, Rev. Army Inf. France Angier, Francis B-17 Pilot 33 Mi...
  • Welsh, Rex
    Rex is only the second paratrooper who I have interviewed who made the four major parachute combat ...
  • Willoughby, Sam
    Sam tells about his training in the very tough times of 1940 having arrived in England in 1939 when ...
  • Hilding, Russ
    Russ was in the 447th Bomb Group of the 8th Air Force in Rattlesden England.  He made 11 missions b...
  • Malejan, John
    John is the first of over 110 DVD interviews of WW II veterans that I have interviewed who was in ha...
  • Herbert Garsey
    Herbert was stationed at Schofield Barracks at the time of the attack on Pearl Harbor.  This interv...
  • Sizemore, Marvin
    Marvin was stationed aboard the USS Houston, there were two ships named Houston this was the first. ...
  • Mills, Warren
    Warren Mills, USN  was a motor mechanic on PT boats in the Pacific theater of Operations.  These...
  • Brown, Woody
    Woody tells what fighting in the Pacific on Peleliu was like.   It was 115 degrees and the Marines ...
  • McLogan, Russell
    Russell talks about being machine gunned at 18 yrs of age in the Philippine Islands.  As well as th...
  • Bleil, Dr. Eugene
    I have two interviews that were taken in November of 2011 with Dr. Bleil.  On the first interview w...
  • Salizar, Bruno
    Bruno was born in 1922 and went into the Army Air Corps in 1942.  He was trained as a Engineer/50 C...
  • Bahlau, Fred
    I would like to blog today to tell you about a man named Fred Bahlau who I have known for six years....
  • Yehl, Gene
    Gene Yehl was a Marine in the 5th Marine Division during the fighting at the horrible little 8 sq. m...
  • Dakin, Bill
    Bill enlisted in the Marine Corps in February of 1942.  Bill went into what was called the Marine R...
  • Goss, Don
    Tonight I would like to tell you about a brave Army infantryman named Don Goss. Don was in the 29th ...
  • Gilton, Bill
    3 Brothers and 1 Brother-In-Law. Bill Gilton is 3rd from left. Bill Gilton was born in Southeas...
  • Finnigan, Patrick
    Patrick was a coxwains mate in the Navy. A coxwain mate drove landing craft to the beaches of battle...
  • Elfring, Herb
    Herb went into the South Dakota National Guard in 1938. He was in the Army  at Pearl Harbor on the ...
  • Czubko, Maryan
    Maryan went into the Marine Corps He was in the Tanks where he fought in the very bloody battle of I...
  • Currier, Verrold
    Verrold Currier was drafted in 1942. After training as a field medic he was assigned to Gen. Patton'...
  • Cramton, Barney
    I would like to tell all of you about a Naval serviceman, a sailor namedBarney Cramton. Barney e...
  • Cooke, Charles
    Charles was born in 1915. He was a B-17 Pilot in the United States Army Air Corps  He was in th...
  • Clark, Dick
    Dick was born in 1923.  He enlisted in the Marine Corps and was assigned to the 2nd Marine Divisio...
  • Castureras, Dr. Flora
    Dr. Castureras was born in 1931 in Luzon Philippines.  He was only 10 when the Japanese invaded th...
  • Brininstool, Don
    Written by Larry Martin: "Don was born in 1921. Don was a personal friend of mine for about two...
  • Bridge, Jack
    Jack was in the Army's 36th Infantry Division.  He was wounded terribly at the Rapido River in sout...
  • Bradway, Edith
    Edith was born in 1923 and enlisted in the Navy in 1943. She was storekeeper in Memphis and then in ...
  • Black, Bob
    Bob made more combat parachute jumps than any other man I have interviewed. He jumped into Sicily...
  • Bavier, Don
    Don was in the Army on the Island of Corrigidor in Manila Bay after the fall of Bataan on April 9t...
  • Bakker, Amy
    Amy was born in Java Indonesia in 1920. She was part Indonesian and Dutch. She was married to a ...
  • Angier, Francis
    J. Francis Angier born in 1923. I interviewed him twice because he had such an interesting story and...
  • Andrews, Rev. E.B.
    Rev. E.B. Andrews, was in the 103 Inf. Div. 411 Reg. Intelligence and Recon Platoon. He was an infa...
  • Alexander, Jim
    Jim Alexander, born Mar. 1917. He enlisted in the US Marine Corps 4th Div. 23rd Reg. 2nd Battalion, ...

Germany

  • Forster, Leo
    I met Leo in Florida in 2003 on a tennis court. I recognized his accent as German so I asked him...
  • Floeter, Ernst
    Ernst was born in 1925 in Berlin Germany. In the early 1930s he watched many American cowboy movies....

Great Britain

  • Currier, Lyn
    Lyn Currier was a English woman born in 1927 and later married to Verrold Currier. She tells in her...