Extras

Video thumbnail: Our Neighbors’ Stories Margaret Holloway 2

Our Neighbors’ Stories

Margaret Holloway 2

They left for Tarawa so we didn’t see each other for three years.

Margaret Holloway 2

Video thumbnail: Our Neighbors’ Stories Russ Lindstrand 2

Our Neighbors’ Stories

Russ Lindstrand 2

He took a lot of pictures he probably shouldn’t have been taking.

Russ Lindstrand 2

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Our Neighbors’ Stories

Russ Lindstrand 1

We were in what they call floating reserve for Iwo Jima.

Russ Lindstrand 1

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G.A. Perry 1

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Our Neighbors’ Stories

Russ Lindstrand 3

The Marine Corps is quite a unique organization. There’s no horseplay or foolin’ around.

Russ Lindstrand 3

Video thumbnail: Our Neighbors’ Stories John Blair 1

Our Neighbors’ Stories

John Blair 1

I was the, in the peacetime Navy. And, then later, I was drafted.

John Blair 1

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Our Neighbors’ Stories

John Blair 3

They said, have you got any ice cream?

John Blair 3

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Our Neighbors’ Stories

John Blair 2

I was on the USS George M Randall. AP 115. It was a troop carrier, troop transport.

John Blair 2

Video thumbnail: Our Neighbors’ Stories Margaret Holloway 1

Our Neighbors’ Stories

Margaret Holloway 1

Things were kept very quiet even from the population so you weren’t sure where anyone was.

Margaret Holloway 1

Video thumbnail: Our Neighbors’ Stories Jim Bogart 2

Our Neighbors’ Stories

Jim Bogart 2

It was 20 degrees and we just come from the tropics, and none of us had clothes.

Jim Bogart 2

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Our Neighbors’ Stories

Jim Bogart 1

I joined the National Guard two years before the war started.

Jim Bogart 1

Video thumbnail: Our Neighbors’ Stories Ernie & Dora Brooks

Our Neighbors’ Stories

Ernie & Dora Brooks

I flew for the Navy for five and half years. It was hard because you worried a lot.

Ernie & Dora Brooks

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Our Neighbors’ Stories

G.A. Perry 7

I was, a dumb kid, youngest one in the outfit. They told us to do something, we did it.

G.A. Perry 7

Video thumbnail: Our Neighbors’ Stories Jim Bogart 5

Our Neighbors’ Stories

Jim Bogart 5

Before the death march, we were under siege for three months.

Jim Bogart 5

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Our Neighbors’ Stories

G.A. Perry 2

I’ll tell ya one experience driving a tank. I drove several tanks and half tracks.

G.A. Perry 2

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Our Neighbors’ Stories

Jim Bogart 6

We were involved in delaying their advance into Bataan.

Jim Bogart 6

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Our Neighbors’ Stories

Jim Bogart 4

We shivered ourselves to sleep, and shivered ourselves awake. It got 50 below zero.

Jim Bogart 4

Video thumbnail: Our Neighbors’ Stories G.A. Perry 13

Our Neighbors’ Stories

G.A. Perry 13

They was good soldiers over there, the Germans. But them SS Troopers...

G.A. Perry 13

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Our Neighbors’ Stories

G.A. Perry 4

Over in Germany…we fought the Germans. They respected the Red Cross.

G.A. Perry 4

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Our Neighbors’ Stories

G.A. Perry 3

He never jumped on the first vehicle, but he was always with his troops.

G.A. Perry 3

Video thumbnail: Our Neighbors’ Stories Lester Bishop 12

Our Neighbors’ Stories

Lester Bishop 12

I drew a burst of machine gun fire and I saw the muzzle blast, but he missed my nose.

Lester Bishop 12

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Our Neighbors’ Stories

Lester Bishop 10

The POW pulled out a grenade, and then he put it up on his chest and committed suicide.

Lester Bishop 10

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Our Neighbors’ Stories

Lester Bishop 8

The marines had been there for several months and and malaria was taking a toll.

Lester Bishop 8

Video thumbnail: Our Neighbors’ Stories Lester Bishop 13

Our Neighbors’ Stories

Lester Bishop 13

I got a silver star because I went above and beyond duties, assigned duties.

Lester Bishop 13