Saturday, September 21, 2019

Lt Isabelle V. Cedar-Cook – US Army Nurse – 3rd General Hospital

1/Lt Isabelle V. Cedar Cook had just graduated from the Mount Sinai School of Nursing in New York City when war was declared in...

Lt Wesley Ross – B/146-ECB in the ETO (War Experience)

This archive is an account from Lt. Wesley Ross, Baker Co. 146th Engineer Combat Battalion, before, during and after the Battle of the Bulge...

Diary – Polish Forced Labor Worker – Boleslaw Piatkowski

The original title of this archive is 'From Forced Workers Camp to Yankee Division', War Memories of Boleslaw Piatkowski. This archive, presented as a...

Buchenwald – A Preliminary Report – 12th Army Group – 04-1945

Headquarters 12th Army Group Publicity & Psychological Warfare April 24 1945 (Edgon W. Fleck - 1/Lt Edward A. Tenenbaum) Note : Special distribution is being made of this...

Memories of Another World – Capt Raymond K. Minge – (99-IB-S)

Dr. Raymond K. Minge, who is a Captain serving with the American Medical Corps in Europe, has written his parents a graphic description of...

Memories of Another World – S/Sgt Morten A. Tuftedal (Able-99-IBS)

The horrors of the Nazi murder camps were vividly brought home to S/Sgt M. A. Tuftedal, Roseland soldier, late in April when he visited...

Pfc Harold Poter – 116th Evacuation Hospital – May 1945 (Dachau)

Using stationery found in the abandoned office of the camp commandant, Pfc Porter found himself at a loss to convey the horrors he encountered...

Lt William Cowling Reports from the Dachau Liberation 1945

April 28 1945, Dachau, Germany Dear Folks, Boy oh boy am I having a heck of a time trying to find time to write. We are...

526th Armored Infantry Battalion (S) – Pfc Joseph G. Farina – Hédomont

This is the story of Pfc Joseph G. Farina, Baker-526 (526th Armored Infantry Bataillon Separate). Joe Farina was born on October 28 1924 to...

Buchenwald – Report to SHAEF 1945 and for the Next Generations

Allied Forces. Supreme Headquarters. G-5, US Group Control Council. Inspection of German concentration camp for political prisoners located at Buchenwald on the north edge...

99th Infantry Division – (393-IR) – A Veteran Testimony

393d Infantry, 99th Infantry Division Veteran Testimony During the night of December 15 1944, German company commanders gave their men the watchword which had come from...

30th Infantry Division, Jack Dee Rose (War Experiences)

I have been told that World War Two Vets are dying at the rate of 170 per week. This mean there are many stories...

2nd Infantry Division – (38-IR) – Jesse A. Beazley – (War Experience)

The 2nd Infantry Division was first constituted on September 21 1917 in the Regular Army. It was organized on October 26 1917 at Bourmont,...

82nd Airborne Division – (325-GIR) – Raymond Hook – (War Experiences)

Raymond Hook 325th Glider Infantry Regiment 82nd Airborne Division After manning a defensive position on the German border East of Grossbeek for about a month, alternating...

11th Armored Division – Lt Alvin K. Dickson – (War Experiences)

1/Lt Alvin K. Dickson 11th US Armored Division The 11th Armored Division landed in Normandy on December 16 1944 and was assigned to contain the enemy...


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