YANK Magazine - All Editions China-Burma-India Edition

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Vol. 1 No. 19 ... Five-Day Attack on the Japs at Hastings Ridge ....... Cover: They Got 5 Zeros In China - There is good reason for this exchange of congratulation "Somewhere in China." Sgt. Charles Patton of Dallas, Tex., and Sgt. Marino Galluzzo (right) of Uniontown, Pa., both gunners, had just returned from a bombing raid on Hankow. Patton shot down three Zero fighters; Galluzzo, flying his first combat mission, got himself two of the Zekes. ....... Articles Inside: The Army Authorizes Bronze Stars ..... Navy Pilot - Close-up of Lt. Mark Bright, a typical Navy fighter pilot in the Pacific who has knocked off four Jap dive-bombers and two Zeros during his plain and fancy combat missions at Midway, Guadalcanal, the Stewart Islands and Wake. by Sgt Merle Miller ..... Five-Day Attack on the Japs at Hastings Ridge - Here is an exciting story of desperately close fighting between two- and three-man American and Japanese combat teams on a jungle battlefield in the South Pacific not much larger than a football gridiron. by Sgt. Mack Morriss ..... Recipe for a Civil War in Iran: Mix One Warm Pfc. With One Chill Sergeant By Cpl. Jimmy O'Neill ..... African Camels, Two Yanks Say, Ought to See Movies More Often By Sgt. Ken Abbott ..... Who Said There's No Romance In Alaska? Missouri GI Shows 'Em By Cpl. Frank Friedrichsen ..... Flyers Take Busman's Holiday, Climb 10,739 Feet Up Mount Etna By Sgt. Albert Schoenfeld ..... If He Looks Like a Head-hunter, Better Slip Him an Indian Five Spot ..... Words Across the Sea ..... Mail Call ..... Message Center ..... Alaska Olympics ..... New Guinea Champs ..... The Sad Sack "Embarkation" by Sgt. George Baker ..... What's Your Problem? ..... Communique from the Home Front ..... News From Home - What Goes on in Your Own Home State ..... GI Insurance by Sgt. H. N. Oliphant ..... Sports: How Good is Bertelli? These Six Experts Think He's Even Greater Than Baugh or Sid Luckman by Sgt. Dan Polier ..... YANK Pin-up Girl: Rita Hayworth ..... Cartoons

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Vol. 1 No. 21 ... Cover: For Christmas, it seems, both Santa Claus and Pvt. Snafu have decided to give their services to the paratroopers. As you can see, they have been accepted. The sculpture is the work of S/Sgt. Ray Harryhausen and the photography is by S/Sgt. Jack Hageny, both of the Army Pictorial Service, producers of the Army and Navy Screen Magazine. ....... Articles Inside: Russia's Great Offensive - The Red Army's big attack, which has been blazing along an 1,800-mile front since July 12, is probably the most impressive display of military power in history. ..... Calypso in Trinidad ..... Lease-Loaned Yanks - These GIs Were Farmed Out to the British Army in Syria by Sgt. Ed Cunningham ..... Ex-GIs at West Point - One hundred and seventy-seven former enlisted men - 13 of them from overseas - are taking basic training again as "Dumbjohns" in the Military Academy's largest plebe class. By Pvt. Tom Shehan ..... Yanks Visit an Abandoned Pacific Base, Seeking Buried Supplies and Live Japs by Cpl. Hertz Rosenbaum ..... Airfield in Sudan Guarantees Free Worship and the Right of Way ..... Betsy Ends Her Glorious Career As Oldest Panama Barrage Balloon. By Pvt. William Tusher ..... Iran Cooties Share Top Billing With Marx Brothers at the Movies by Sgt. Al Hine ..... The Mounted Medics Gallop From Hospital to Town. By Pvt. John F. McLeod ..... Army's 'Wrong-Way' Corrigan Returns to the States by Mistake ..... ENSA, the British USO-Camp Shows, Entertains Tommy and His Allies. By Pvt. Irwin Shaw ..... Attu's Oldest Newspaper. By Cpl. Larry McManus ..... Variety Show - Produced by the Cameras of the World ..... The Sad Sack "Morale Show" by Sgt. George Baker ..... What's Your Problem? ..... Strickly GI ..... News From Home - What Goes on in Your Own Home State ..... Words Across the Sea ..... Mail Call ..... News From Home ..... YANK Pin-up Girl : Betty Grable ..... Lullaby. By Sgt. Charles E. Butler ..... Evening Report ..... Word Shuffle ..... Sports Round-Up - College Football Scoreboard ..... Sports: Harmon, in Tough Spots Before, May Turn Up Safe. By Sgt. Dan Polier ..... Cartoons

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Vol. 1 No. 22 ... Pictures of Life Aboard an American Submarine ....... Cover : The lookout silhouetted on the cover is standing on the bridge of an American submarine, one of our underwater prowlers that have taken such a cheerful toll of Jap shipping. He studies the sky as well as the sea, for the airplane is a deadly enemy of the sub. More submarine pictures are on pages 12 and 13. All are Official U. S. Navy photos. ....... Articles Inside: The Two Years Since Pearl Harbor - Their historic highlights tell an impressive story of America's steady comeback. ..... Muddy Afternoon in Italy by Sgt. Walter Bernstein ..... Tankers in Tunisia - These combat stories, told by the men of the Armored Forces in North Africa last April when the going was tough, should be read by every GI in the Army. ..... Gags from New Guinea ..... Editor Backed Lend-Lease Bill; Now He's Down at Lend-Lease Base. By Sgt. Clyde Biggerstaff ..... TS Means Transient Service; It Keeps GI Air Travelers Happy. By Sgt. Burtt Evans ..... Meet the South Pacific's Ace Rumor-Monger - A Latrine Orderly. By Cpl. Hertz Rosenbaum ..... Shipping Overseas, Yank Finds Brother's Name Carved on the Rail. By Sgt. Newton Fulbright ..... Second Hand Jeep Corporation Cooks With Gas. By Sgt. Burgess Scott ..... What Do You Know About Crap game Odds? - John Scarne, gambling expert, says only two out of 100 GIs know anything about correct odds in dice sessions. By Allen Churchill Y3c ..... Sergeant in Italy Says Sad Sack is Shrewd, Sly Spy by Sgt. Walter Bernstein ..... Undersea Fighter ( Submarine Photo Story ) ..... The Sad Sack "Lost" by Sgt. George Baker ..... The Beautiful Bed Check. By Sgt. Ray Duncan ..... Strickly GI ..... News From Home - What Goes on in Your Own Home State ..... Words Across the Sea ..... Mail Call ..... News From Home ..... YANK Pin-up Girl : Anne Gwynne ..... Evening Report ..... The Poets Cornered ..... Tee-Total Puzzle Challange ..... Sports Round-Up - College Football Scoreboard ..... Sports: Knute Rockne would have been proud of this Notre Dame Football Machine ..... Cartoons

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Vol. 1 No. 23 ... Sweating It Out With an Infantry Battalion in Italy ....... Cover: Fijian Pupil - The natives of Fiji and the Yanks have become very friendly, so it's no surprise to see this soldier teaching the bula boy the art of blowing the bugle, even to the extent of a sympathetic bulging of the cheek, for a Gl visit to the capital city of Suva on Saturday, the week's big day, see pages 12, 13. ....... Articles Inside: Infantry battalion Sweats It Out in Italy - Front Lines are Supposed to be Exciting but They are Mostly Dull, Damp and Dirty. By Sgt. Walter Bernstein ..... American Flyer Finds Germany Bomb Happy ..... PT Boat Mission - Lt. Cmdr. Bulkeley, the Hero of the Philippine campaign, meets a YANK correspondent in New Guinea and invites him to join a torpedo boat squadron's all-night attack against Japanese landing barges. By Sgt. Dave Richardson ..... Yanks in Palestine Find Farms and Cities Just Like the Ones They Left Back in the States. By Sgt. Ed Cunningham ..... Everyone Was Out of Uniform Except the MPs at This Cuba Party. By Sgt Lou Stoumen ..... Brother of 'Mutt and Jeff' Artist Paints Marine Dungarees in Pacific. By Sgt. Sam Shaffer ..... These Glider Men in Italy Lead Rugged Palace Existence. By Pvt. John Welsh III ..... Rescue of Yank From Flames Earns Soldier's Medal for WAC ..... DC-3 Lands on Mine Field to Change Motors ( German Mine Field in Western Egypt ) by Sgt. Burgess Scott ..... Flood Control on the Rhine - A soldier in Africa presents a few ideas about how Germant should be punished after the war. By Pvt Irwin Shaw ..... Souvenir Hunting By Sgt. Ralph Stein ..... Visit to Fiji ( Photo Story ) ..... The Sad Sack "Officers Only" by Sgt. George Baker ..... What's Your Problem? ..... Strickly GI ..... News From Home - What Goes on in Your Own Home State ..... Mail Call ..... Words Across the Sea ..... Evening Report ..... Current Events Quiz ..... Sports Round-Up - College Football Scoreboard ..... Sports: Some Little-Known Facts About a Well-Known Game by Pvt. Joe Hasel ..... Sports Service Record ..... Cartoons

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Vol. 1 No. 24 ....... United States Marines in Death Battle at Tarawa ....... Cover: The GI helmet has been used to protect the head, to boil coffee, to serve as a washbowl for the face and the feet, to dig foxholes, hold shaving soap, carry fruit and catch rain water. In the cover picture, made aboard on LST boat off Sicily, Pvt. Harris has found still another use for it: feedbag for his mule. The mule seems to like the idea. ....... Articles Inside: Death Battle At Tarawa - This was the toughest battle in the history of the Marine Corps. They suffered losses of 1,026 dead and 2,557 wounded in the 76-hour fight. By Sgt. John Bushemi ..... 'Makin Taken' - A sergeant from the 165th Infantry-New York's "Fighting 69th" of the first World War fame-tells about the Gilbert Invasion. By Sgt. Merle Miller ..... Pocket Guide to America - Three sergeants, who have just returned to the U. S. after a year overseas, describe this strange country and its natives. ..... Girl problem in Alaska - Mary Ann, Donna, Margaret and Sue try to give the GIs up there everything but love. By Sgt. Georg N. Meyers ..... Sensitive Reporter in Algiers Hoosegow Oppressed by Stench of Centuries. By Pvt. Tom Shehan ..... Look Twice at Iran Cook's Chop Suey - It's Disguised Spam.By Sgt. Al Hine ..... A Chow Hound In Reverse: Gains Eight Pounds the Hard Way. By Sgt. Robert G. Ryan ..... 'Twas Just Before Christmas, Not a Jeep Driver Was Stirring. By Pvt. John McLeod ..... Pacific Yank Claims New Sugar Record: 790 Letters in 13 Months. By Sgt. Franklin P. Hall ..... Battle of Germany - Waging the most destructive air offensive in history, RAF and Eighth Air Force planes are outbombing the Luftwaffe at a rate of 200 tons of explosives to one. ..... The Belgian Commandos Want to Go Home - These tough specialists in hand-to-hand fighting are training for the big day when they will go back again to their country after three years of exile. By Sgt. Paul W. Green ..... Rabaul Raid - But there's more to the job than dropping bombs ( Making Terrain Model Maps ) ..... The Sad Sack "Got A Light, Bud?" by Sgt. George Baker ..... Fall Out For An Interview. By Sgt. Ray Duncan ..... Strickly GI ..... News From Home - What Goes on in Your Own Home State ..... Mail Call ..... Message Center ..... The Poets Cornered ..... He Didn't Rush Back for a Radio Contract ( Pat Gilchrist ) ..... Bertelli Didn't Make This All-American ..... Six Enlisted Men On GI All-American ..... Cartoons

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Vol. 1 No. 25 ....... Pictures of "Fighting 69th" in Invasion of Makin ....... Cover: In his first night in a foxhole on Makin, Pfc, James McClure heard something moving. He didn't ask questions. He shot. The next morning Infantryman McClure was still there with a dead Jap nearby as mute testimony to his good judgment and aim. ....... Articles Inside: Shamrocks at Makin - Lt. Col. Hart's Irish battalion from the famed "Fighting 69th" had a weird night when the Japs staged a series of wild, suicidal attacks on their front-line positions. By Cpl. Larry McManus ..... The Great Cigarette Mystery - The Quartermaster tells why all those Chelseas went to England and the Pacific and announces good news - only the leading brands will be issued and rationed from now on overseas. by Sgt. Earl Anderson ..... Lost in Head-Hunter Country - And one of the 21 men who bailed out near the Burma border was an official from the State Department. His capture would have been worth plenty to the Japs. by Sgt. Bob Ghio ..... German Notes on Winter Use of Infantry Weapons ..... Staek, Rum, No KP, No MPs-And Yanks in Haiti Get Paid, Too. By Sgt. Lou Stoumen ..... In New Caledonia It's the Guys Who Teach the Gals How to Dance. By Sgt. Barrett McGurn ..... GI Appendix Removed Despite Close Quarters and Rough Seas. By Cpl. Tom Shehan ..... A GI View of the Teheran Conference - Soldiers in Iran who saw Stalin meet Roosevelt and Churchill no longer look upon their command as the dullest place this side of Cooks and Bakers School. By Sgt. Al Hine and Cpl. James P. O'Neill ..... Variety Show - Produced by the Cameras of the World ..... The Sad Sack "The Good Deed" by Sgt. George Baker ..... What's Your Problem? ..... Strickly GI ..... News From Home - What Goes on in Your Own Home State ..... Mail Call ..... Message Center ..... News From Home ..... He's in the Army By Choice; He's Tough and Fearless, and He Never pulls K.P. By Sgt Ed Cunningham ..... Sports: Mister Long Pants Starts New Career by Sgt. Dan Polier ..... Sports Service Record ..... 1944 Calendar

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Vol. 1 No. 26 ....... Polish Flyers Drop Mines in German Harbors ....... Cover: Banquet in Italy - During a break for a noontime meal, Sgt. James Schwartz of Lorane, Pa., seems to have made himself just about at comfortable as a man can when he's on the march through Italy. Having dumped his biscuits from his C-ration can, Schwartz now uses the container for a chocolate drink. ....... Articles Inside: What do you think of the Italian people? - Sgt. George Aarons, YANK Photographer, asked the question of five representative GIs in Italy and got these answers. ..... Mines From the Skies - The first correspondent to fly with the RAF's Polish Squadron learns how our allies have turned a Nazi secret weapon against its inventors. Using parachute mines, they are bottling up enemy harbors and shipping lanes. by Sgt. Walter Peters ..... The New York Subway System On the Italian Front. By Sgt. Newton H. Fulbright ..... Bull Session in New Caledonia - The veterans of the Solomons who pass through this replacement center in the South Pacific, on their way back and forth from combat areas, give out plenty of interesting details about the fine art of Jap fighting. by Cpl. Barrett McGurn ..... Random Notes on the Makin Operation, From a Reporter's Invasion Diary by Cpl. Larry McManus ..... GIs on Lonely Barges Tend Smoke Pots to Protect Canal. By Sgt. Robert G. Ryan ..... With Free China's Flag Upon His Back, He Died in a Great Sky Battle by Sgt Marion Hargrove ..... After Three Years in Alaska, 'Fighting 4th' Infantry Goes Home. By Cpls. Allan Merritt and Tom Love ..... Foxhole University - The Army is running the world's biggest Correspondence college with GI students on all fronts. By Cpl. Richard Paul ..... Fifth Air Force Gives Wrist Watches to Ground Crews ..... The Road to Rome ( Photo Story ) By Sgt George Aarons ..... The Sad Sack "Missing Clothes" by Sgt. George Baker ..... Mural, Service Club M1. By Sgt. Ray Duncan ..... Strickly GI ..... News From Home - What Goes on in Your Own Home State ..... Mail Call ..... Evening Report ..... Tee-Total Puzzle Challange ..... Books in Wartime - ASE list C-61 thru C-90 ..... The OFF season is ON again ..... Sports: Man-of-the-Year Stagg Set Out to be a Minister by Sgt. Dan Polier ..... Sports Service Record ..... Cartoons

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Vol. 1 No. 28 ....... Pictures of German and Jap Combat Vehicles ....... Cover: Tamed Tiger - This vicious - looking machine, photographed by YANK's Sgt George Aarons during the Tunisian campaign, is a PzKW VI - Panzer Kampfwagen, which translates literally as armored battlewagon. More often it was called the Tiger, but here with the sleeve knocked off its 88-mm cannon and resting against the muzzle brake, it is definitely a tamed one. See pages 2, 3, 4, 5 for photos of Nazi and Jap vehicles at Aberdeen ( Md.) Ordnance Research Center. ....... Articles Inside: Enemy Vehicles - At Aberdeen's Ordnance Research Center, inquisitive experts find what makes an Axis vehicle tick, and their fests produce facts worth remembering. By Sgt. Mack Morriss and Sgt. Ralph Stein ..... The Birth of a Mission - There's a lot more to a Fortress raid on Europe than just the flight itself. At a bomber Station the night before some of the men work, some relax, and everyone prays for good weather. By Sgt. Walter Peters ..... Panama Newspaper Gives Daily Stock-Market Quotations. By Sgt. Robert G. Ryan ..... Nickolai, Machine Gunner From Kharkov, Mowed Down Nazis Like Ripe Wheat by Sgt. Al Hine ..... Almonds Rain from Heaven When Jerry Raids Mediterranean. By Pvt. Tom Shehan ..... Salamaua Yanks Learned to Like the Pack .75 by Sgt. Charles D. Pearson ..... Corporal Skins Both His Knees Falling 125 Feet Down Algiers Well. By Sgt. Burgess Scott ..... Civilian Classification Dept. by Sgt. Ralph Stein ..... An Old Southern Custom ( Order of Shellbacks ) by Sgt. John Bushemi ..... The Sad Sack "Strategy" by Sgt. George Baker ..... Stop the Presses by the Numbers. By Sgt. Ray Duncan ..... Gen. Marshall Reports to YANK By Sgt. Earl Anderson ..... News From Home - What Goes on in Your Own Home State ..... Mail Call ..... Message Center ..... News From Home ..... YANK Pin-up Girl : Virginia Mayo ..... YANK Crossword Puzzle ..... Big League Stars Tour Alaska ..... Sports: Joe Gordon is Driving Barrow to a Section 8 ..... Sports Service Record ..... Cartoons

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Vol. 1 No. 29 ....... Why Are We Fighting This World War? ....... Cover: GI Climber in Italy - On a rocky peak a few miles behind the fighting front in Italy this American soldier is practicing the art of "rappelling" or descending. A rope looped through crotch and over shoulder is carrying him down. He a one of a group of Yanks taking a course in mountain climbing given by both American and Italian experts, the latter being members of the famed Alpini regiments. See pages 12 and 13 for additional photographs of the mountaineers. ....... Articles Inside: Attack on Arawe - These Texans in the American Sixth Army led the assault on New Britain, the first step in the current drive on the Jap base at Rabaul. By Cpl. Ralph Boyce ..... Report From General Arnold - A few interesting factual highlights from the recent comprehensive 62-page report of the Commanding General of the U.S. Army Air Forces to the Secretary of War ..... Bloody Basin : An Italian No-Man's-Land of Black Mist and Enemy Patrols by Sgt. Burgess Scott ..... South Pacific Yanks Witness Dedication of New Zealand Memorial. By Cpl. Herzl Rosenbaum ..... A Lover of Nature's Beauties Finds Two of Them in Iran Woods. By Cpl. James P. O'Neill ..... Big Shots Don't Mean a Thing to this North Africa Car Company. By Sgt. George Dorsey ..... Why Are We In This War? - Fascist philosophies must not replace ours ..... Hey, Joe, why do they wake us up so early in the morning? By Sgt. Joe McCarthy ..... Training Mountain Fighters in Italy ( Photo Story ) By Sgt George Aarons ..... Mail Call ..... Message Center ..... Absentee Voting for G.I.'s ..... The Sad Sack "Rough Sea" by Sgt. George Baker ..... What's Your Problem? ..... Strickly GI ..... News From Home - What Goes on in Your Own Home State ..... YANK Pin-up Girl : Lois Collier ..... The Poets Cornered ..... Checker Strategy ..... Soldiers in Sports ..... Sports: How Many Sports Champions Will Return After the War? by Sgt. Dan Polier ..... Sports Service Record ..... Cartoons

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Vol. 1 No. 30 ....... An Oregon County Plans Post-War Jobs for GIs ....... Cover: Promotion - The happiness of Pvt. (that is Pfc.) Charles Bond over his first stripe seems to be exceeded by that of his Indian bearer who did the job of sewing. In India, eight American enlisted men usually hire one bearer, each paying him a sum amounting to about $1.50 a month. And he's well worth the cost. ....... Articles Inside: Lane County Makes Post-War Jobs. By Sgt. H. N. Oliphant ..... Straight Line, Chinese GI Finds, Not Shortest Distance Between Points. Sgt. Ken Abbott ..... Father and Son in Aussie Army, Another Son Serves in U.S. Navy. By Pvt. John Macleod ..... Ascension Island Gets An Amateur Theater. Pfc. Nat G. Bodian ..... Saidor Landing Was a Different Story for 32d Division's Buna Veterans. By Cpl. Ralph Boyce ..... Bougainville Patrol - These Army scouts in the Solomons, who sneak through the jungles on five-day reconnaissance missions, have to know more wood lore than the Indian fighters of the Old West. by Cpl. Barrett McGurn ..... The Boys in Battery B - Since Salerno, they've had 35 Purple Hearts. And they think they've got the best gun in the whole Fifth Army. By Sgt. Ralph G. Martin ..... There Were No Dramatics on the Dock When This Hospital Ship Came Home ( USHS Acadia ) By Sgt. Mack Morriss ..... Variety Show - Produced by the Cameras of the World ..... Mail Call ..... Message Center ..... News From Home ..... The Sad Sack "Cheap Labor" by Sgt George Baker ..... A Yeast is Working. By Sgt. Ray Duncan ..... The New Troop-Rotation Policy ..... Strickly GI ..... News From Home - What Goes on in Your Own Home State ..... Navy Notes ..... Tee-Total Puzzle Challange ..... Checker Strategy ..... Sports Camera Goes on World Tour ..... Sports: Critics Put The Blast on Navy Big Leaguers by Sgt. Dan Polier ..... Sports Service Record ..... Cartoons

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Vol. 1 No. 31 ....... A Day With the Supply Men on the Italian Front ....... Cover: LST Gun Captain - This giant of a man, G. O. Blackburn S1c of Chicago, Ill, was photographed aboard an LST "somewhere off New Georgia" while on duty as gun captain. Six guys on YANK swore that this fellow was Alan Hale, the Hollywood movie actor, but take our word for it he isn't. ....... Articles Inside: Supplies Are Brought Up in Italy on the GI's Back - When the Infantry's ammunition and food reach the last stage of their tortuous journey to the front, even the mules quit. The private finishes the job alone. By Sgt. Burgess Scott ..... Bombardment of Buka ..... Infantrymen Who Fought in Makin Battle Summarize the Lessons They Learned. By Sgt. Fred Baxter ..... Sleeping in the General's Car, Panama GI Finds, Has Drawback ..... Smooth-Talking American Soldier Buys Dinner for a Couple of Nazis ..... Here's Useful Tip About Jeeps Discovered By a Yank in Sardinia ..... Two Pigeon Fanciers in Iran Plan to Raise Some Fancy Pigeons ..... The Life of a Yank in Newfoundland - This wind-swept North Atlantic base is beginning to seem like home to the GIs who have been guarding it since January 1941. By Sgt. Frank Bode ..... Home Towns in Wartime: Philadelphia, Pa. By Cpl. Harry Sions ..... Mail Call ..... Message Center ..... Amphibious Operation - YANK's Sgt. Dick Hanley Lands with the Marines at Cape Gloucester, New Britain ..... News From Home ..... What's Your Problem? ..... The Sad Sack by Sgt George Baker ..... YANK Crossword Puzzle ..... Strickly GI ..... News From Home - What Goes on in Your Own Home State ..... YANK Pin-up Girl: Ann Savage ..... Navy Notes ..... The Poets Cornered ..... Checker Strategy ..... Basketball is such a sissy game, you know ..... Sports Service Record ..... Sports: Ex-Prisoner Tells of Sports in Jap Concentration Camp by Sgt. Dan Polier ..... Cartoons

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Vol. 1 No. 32 ....... Cover: Paratrooper in New Guinea - This rough, tough and heavily burdened soldier is Pvt. Richard M. Moore of Baltimore, Md., attached to a Parachute Infantry regiment in New Guinea. He is pictured wearing full equipment before boarding a plane. Paratroopers in New Guinea were used with notable success in capturing Lae. ....... B-25s Fire 75-mm Guns at Japs on the Marshalls ....... Articles Inside: The Alaska Scouts - Whenever the Army and Navy planned an invasion in the North Pacific, they sent a few of these tough regulars and ex-trappers ashore first to find the best landing beaches and to locate the Japanese positions. By Sgt. Georg N. Meyers ..... How do you like American soldiers - YANK's inquisitive photographer Sgt. George Aarons asked the question of five Italian girls. Here are their answers. ..... The Old One-Two Punch in Italy - While the Rangers threw a left hook around the German flank and staged a surprise landing south of Rome ... the tired doughboys in the mountains north of Naples went back up to the lines and smashed a right to the body. By Sgt. Burtt Evans ..... Raid on the Marshalls - The first correspondent to fly in an attack on that Jap base tells how his B-25 blasted the enemy with its 75-mm gun. By Cpl. Larry McManus ..... GI Delivery ( Maternity Care ) By Sgt. Earl Anderson and Sgt. H. N. Oliphant ..... Torpedoes? Whales? Unescorted Vessel Meets a Mysterious Enemy at Sea By Sgt. Barrett McGurn ..... Central Europe & The Mediterranean Map ( Centerfold ) ..... Mail Call ..... Message Center ..... News From Home ..... The Sad Sack "Hungry" by Sgt George Baker ..... First Epistle To The Selectees - According to PFC. Harold Fleming of Fort Bragg, N. C. ..... The Torturing and Killing of American Prisoners in the Philippines ..... News From Home - What Goes on in Your Own Home State ..... YANK Pin-up Girl: Carole Gallagher ..... Navy Notes ..... Books in Wartime - ASE list D-91 thru D-120 ..... Tee-Total Puzzle Challange ..... Sgt. Joe Louis starts his third year in the Army ..... Sports: Frankie Frisch Lost His Nerve in Alaska by Sgt. Dan Polier ..... Cartoons

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Vol. 1 No. 34 ... Beachhead Action Stories: Italy and the Marshalls ....... Cover : A Nurse Digs in South of Rome - The Smiling nurse digging a slit trench in Italy is Lt. Maxine Lykins from Albany, Mo. Sgt. George Aarons of YANK photographed her at work in the hospital grounds a few minutes after she and 21 other nurses had been landed in the Anzio - Nettuno invasion area - the first American girls to reach the beachhead established south of Rome. ....... Articles Inside: Hot Spot in Italy - A report from one of the hottest corners of the earth, the narrow Allied beachhead flanking Anzio and Nettuno where there isn't an inch of territory protected from German bombs, shells, machinegun and small-arms fire. ..... Nurses Under Fire In Italy ..... Return to Burma - "We got hell licked out of us. It was humiliating as hell and I thick we should.....go back and retake it." General Stilwell is making this promise stick. By Sgt Ed Cunningham ..... Marshalls Massacre ( 7th Division ) by Sgt. Merle Miller ..... GI Mike ( Radio Entertainers ) ..... Mail Call ..... Message Center ..... News From Home ..... The Sad Sack "Habit" by Sgt George Baker ..... Ghost Bride. By Sgt. Irving Caress ..... Strickly GI ..... News From Home - What Goes on in Your Own Home State ..... YANK Pin-up Girl: Gene Tierney ..... The Poets Cornered ..... Navy Notes ..... The Old Timers - They were big stars when you were knee high to a jeep. Today they still crave action and get it. ( Photo Report ) ..... Sports: Take A Quote, Please, As The Great Minds in Sports Speak by Sgt. Dan Polier ..... Sports Service Record ..... Cartoons

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Vol. 2 No. 41 ....... Cover : Cologne, 1945 "The issue is victory or destruction" Marshall Hermann Goering 1943 - This is part of the ruins of Cologne, photographed from the top of the cathedral. Broken bridges stick out of the Rhine. Other Cologne pictures by Sgt. Reg Kenny are on pages 12 and 13.. ....... Articles Inside: War Horses for China / By Cpl. Jud Cook - A group of veterans of past Burma campaigns form this outfit which has one of the most unusual Army jobs -- buying horses in the wild and unexplored mountainous land of the Lolos. ....... Allies Govern Germany - When we take a German city, we take its problems, too. Cologne has typhus, ruins and displaced persons, all Allied headaches. / By Cpl. Howard Katzander ..... GI Questions from GIs By Cpl. Max Novack ..... Yanks at Home Abroad ..... GI Shopping Service - Lace undies to baby boots, what you want, they'll buy. / By Cpl. Hyman Goldberg ..... Cologne - YANK's Sgt. Reg Kenny took these pictures when GIs entered Cologne, left in ruins by years of war. ( Photo Report ) ..... The Sad Sack "Change of Climate" by Sgt George Baker ..... Rough as a Cob ( YANK Fiction ) By Sgt. Bob McBrinn ..... Sgt. Marke Gets Along - From a swank London shop to a tank in Holland is a big jump, but Mr. J. J., like Tommies he typifies, made it with ease. / By Sgt. Bill Davidson ..... Youngest Generation - The little red schoolhouse has had its face lifted; there are mobile desks for footloose tots and classes are informal. / By Pfc. Debs Myers ..... Mail Call ..... Strictly GI ..... YANK Pin-up Girl: Dorothy Malone ..... The Poets Cornered ..... Checker Strategy ..... Sports Parade ..... Sports: One-Armed Big-Leaguer? ( Pete Gray ) By Cpl. Tom Shehan ..... Cartoons

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Vol. 3 No. 8 ... VJ Issue ... Japan Has Officially Accepted Allied Terms for Surrender Without Qualification President Truman Announced Tonight At Seven Pee Em ........... The only logical step to men in China, Burma and India after the scene (A) when the end of the war news was announced seemed to be the scene (B) where a homeward-bound GI takes a break before getting aboard a troopship at Calcutta.

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