28 May, 2017

Veterans by Front

European Front

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  • 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...
  • Angier, Francis
    J. Francis Angier born in 1923. I interviewed him twice because he had such an interesting story and...

Pacific Front

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  • Welsh, Rex
    Rex is only the second paratrooper who I have interviewed who made the four major parachute combat ...
  • 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...
  • Bahlau, Fred
    I would like to blog today to tell you about a man named Fred Bahlau who I have known for six years....
  • Goss, Don
    Tonight I would like to tell you about a brave Army infantryman named Don Goss. Don was in the 29th ...
  • Floeter, Ernst
    Ernst was born in 1925 in Berlin Germany. In the early 1930s he watched many American cowboy movies....
  • Elfring, Herb
    Herb went into the South Dakota National Guard in 1938. He was in the Army  at Pearl Harbor on the ...
  • Currier, Verrold
    Verrold Currier was drafted in 1942. After training as a field medic he was assigned to Gen. Patton'...
  • 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...
  • 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...

Home Front

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  • Brown, Woody
    Woody tells what fighting in the Pacific on Peleliu was like.   It was 115 degrees and the Marines ...
  • 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...
  • Czubko, Maryan
    Maryan went into the Marine Corps He was in the Tanks where he fought in the very bloody battle of I...
  • Clark, Dick
    Dick was born in 1923.  He enlisted in the Marine Corps and was assigned to the 2nd Marine Divisio...
  • Alexander, Jim
    Jim Alexander, born Mar. 1917. He enlisted in the US Marine Corps 4th Div. 23rd Reg. 2nd Battalion, ...