A themed compilation oral history audio CD in which World War II veterans tell humorous stories. The stories on this two-hour double-CD are excerpted from the 600 hours of interviews in Aaron Elson's archive of oral history interviews Listen to an excerpt: Patsy Giacchi.
Stories told to Aaron Elson by veterans of the 712th Tank Battalion, with which his father served.
Six hours on six CDs of sometimes colorful, sometimes gripping interviews with Marines who served on Iwo Jima, Kwajalein, Peleliu, Tinian and American Samoa. Listen to a sample: Peleliu.
Interviews with all five crew members of a tank that was knocked out on Jan. 10, 1945.