Well known Houston reporter off to serve with "YANK" -- Private Denis Sneigr, Houston Chronicle reporter for four years before he joined the Air Forces, is leaving his present assignment in the Public Relations Office at Ellington Field, Texas, for duty with "YANK", Sneigr covered the Houston docks, court and special runs. He is Ellington's first man to go to the "YANK". Public Relations Office, Ellington Field, Texas
|YANK US 1942 06 17|
Vol. 1 No. 1 ....... Cover: Spoiling for Action U.S. gun battery in Australia ready for foe. Let 'em come, they say, We'll murder 'em. ....... F.D.R.: Why We Fight ....... Articles Inside: ... To the Armed Forces of the United States President Roosevelt Greets Fighting Men on All Fronts Through This First YANK Issue, Calls Them 'Delegates of Freedom.' ..... More Money Now En Route Pay Raise ..... Four Who Came Back Non-Coms Tell How They Won Those Medals; Two Were With Commandos at St. Nazaire ( R. G. Herbert , Harry Howard , M. A. D. Riddell and D. N. Huntley ) ..... Around and About America ..... News From Home ..... Learn to Fight Dirty ..... Between the Lines ( Cartoons ) ..... The Sad Sack - The Physical by Sgt. George Baker ..... The Bitter Bayonet of Colonel Biddle By Pvt. Lloyd Shearer ..... Men and Machines Put Hell on High By Pvt. Leonard Rubin ..... Wind, Sand and Mars By Cpl. Harry Brown ..... Ready on the Right ... Ready on the Left ... Ready on the Firing Line ..... The Poets Cornered ..... Mail Call ..... Two Cents Worth ..... A Few Items That Require No Editorial Comment ..... 'H.M.S. Pepperpot' Brings Cargo of Tales ..... What's Your Problem? ..... We Hear That ..... Dogs for Defense U.S. Training Thousands for War; Russia, Germany Both Using Them ..... Berlin Overseas Show He Did It Before and He is Doing It Again ( Irving Berlin ) ..... G.I. Shakespeare ..... A.E.F. Radio Schedule ..... Photo Page: Jane Randolph ..... Movies Overseas ..... Book Review ..... Soldiers, Sailors Play Major League All-Stars ..... 14 Major Leaguers in Uniform Soon ..... Dugout Dirt by Haywood Hale Broun ..... Louis Needs Benefit Bout For Self ..... Sports Shorts ..... War-Time Vacation Tip ( Harley Archie Olson ) ..... G.I. Joe by Cpl. Dave Berger
|YANK US 1942 06 17 Overseas Sample|
Vol. 1 No. 1 ....... Cover: $50 A Month Right Now. Story on page 3 ....... F.D.R.: Why We Fight ....... Articles Inside: ... To the Armed Forces of the United States President Roosevelt Greets Fighting Men on All Fronts Through This First YANK Issue, Calls Them 'Delegates of Freedom.' ..... More Money Now En Route ( Pay Raise ) ..... Four Who Came Back Non-Coms Tell How They Won Those Medals; Two Were With Commandos at St. Nazaire ( R. G. Herbert , Harry Howard , M. A. D. Riddell and D. N. Huntley ) ..... Around and About America ..... News From Home ..... Learn to Fight Dirty ..... Between the Lines ( Cartoons ) ..... The Sad Sack - The Physical by Sgt. George Baker ..... The Bitter Bayonet of Colonel Biddle By Pvt. Lloyd Shearer ..... Men and Machines Put Hell on High By Pvt. Leonard Rubin ..... Wind, Sand and Mars By Cpl. Harry Brown ..... Ready on the Right ... Ready on the Left ... Ready on the Firing Line ..... The Poets Cornered ..... Mail Call ..... Two Cents Worth ..... A Few Items That Require No Editorial Comment ..... 'H.M.S. Pepperpot' Brings Cargo of Tales ..... What's Your Problem? ..... We Hear That ..... Dogs for Defense U.S. Training Thousands for War; Russia, Germany Both Using Them ..... Berlin Overseas Show He Did It Before and He is Doing It Again ( Irving Berlin ) ..... G.I. Shakespeare ..... A.E.F. Radio Schedule ..... Photo Page: Jane Randolph ..... Movies Overseas ..... Book Review ..... Soldiers, Sailors Play Major League All-Stars ..... 14 Major Leaguers in Uniform Soon ..... Dugout Dirt by Haywood Hale Broun ..... Louis Needs Benefit Bout For Self ..... Sports Shorts ..... War-Time Vacation Tip ( Harley Archie Olson ) ..... G.I. Joe by Cpl. Dave Berger
|YANK US 1942 07 01|
Vol. 1 No. 3 ....... Cover: Back Alley Fighting goes to war. Sweeping aside niceties, American troops are being trained to meet a vicious enemy at his own game - free for all, and anything goes. See Pages 10 and 11 ....... Name C-I-C For 2nd Front ....... Articles Inside: ... 42 Billion Bux for War Dept. ..... Axis Agents Donate $102,240 to U.S. ..... Service Club Is Finally Opened In Australia, Thanx to Red Cross ..... Don't Promise Her Anything - Marriage Outside U.S. Is Out ..... U-Boats Plague U.S. Shipping ..... Tank Expert 2nd Front Chief - Eisenhower Plans European Push ..... Desk Jobs Going to Over-Age ..... Dawn Patrol - I have just come back from an anti-submarine patrol, bowling out over the Atlantic in a bomber. The bomber was part of a Bombing Squadron, stationed at an East coast airfield. The field is a war front, just as Egypt and Australia and China are war fronts, and it is on a complete war footing. The men are in a front line. Master mechanics, staff and technical sergeants slog along with .45's strapped to their waists. ..... News From Home ..... Between the Lines ( Cartoons ) ..... The Sad Sack - Drill by Sgt. George Baker ..... Rags Takes Nip Now and Then ..... Smallest World War Vet Toted Full Pack of Woes ..... Gal Officers Ready for Training ..... Situation Unchanged ( Photo Page ) ..... Fighting Dirty - This is a mighty mechanized war, they say. This is a war in which great machines ruin great cities and destroy great armies and the individual soldier is as nothing. But in the training camps of Britain and in some of the stations of America, men are being taught to fight the fight of personal enterprise. They are learning a simple but terrible hand-to-hand technique, the ruffian tactics of thugs and bullies the art of dirty fighting. ...... Nazi Big Push Is On - Axis Launches Twin Drives Toward Near East; British Lose Tobruk, Russians Meet New Drive ..... Double Trouble - Male and Female By Cpl. William Harkaway ..... Portrait of Pvt. Moto - Forget those Cock-and-Bull Stories About the Jap - Here's the True Dope. ..... Tokyo Zoot Suits ..... The Poets Cornered ..... Mail Call ..... Two Cents Worth ..... A Day in the Field with the Axis PRO Boys... ..... What's Your Problem? ..... G.I. Joe by Cpl. Dave Berger ..... Cities Broadcast to Their Troops ..... Radio Table Designed For Troops Overseas ..... A.E.F. Radio Schedule ..... Photo Page: Jane Russell ..... Movies Overseas ..... Movies for All, Red War Policy ..... Troops will Get More Jive on Air ..... Sports: Can't Somebody Beat Dem Bums? By Cpl. Joe McCarthy ..... Waner Reaches 3000 Hit Mark ..... Extra! Yanks Lose 5 Games ..... Dodds Wins A.A.U. Championship ..... Games Aid Army Fund ..... Louis-Conn Fight Postponed as Joe Goes to Cavalry at Fort Riley
|YANK US 1942 07 08|
Vol. 1 No. 4 ....... Cover: A bomb's eye view of a Yank ready and waiting to let fly with a parcel of well-chosen, high-powered packages for the Axis brotherhood ....... G-Men Crack Spy Plot - See page 3 ....... Exclusive! Actual Photos Berlin Bombing and Camouflage See story on page 6 & 7 ....... Articles Inside: Army Runs World's Biggest Airline - Cargo Planes Circle Globe ..... Yank Was First Over Cologne ..... 3,000,000 Youths, 18-20, Register ..... F.B.I. Breaks Up Nazi Spy Plot - Germans Face Death Penalty ..... Churchill Gets Eyeful of Yank Fighting - Praises Troops After Review ..... 1st Marine AEF in South Pacific ..... 1 P.M. in Army is Now 13 O'Clock ..... Girl Pilot Faints, Flies Plane Hour Out Cold - And Still Lives ..... Sergeant Describes Raid on Japan - Aircraft Plant at Kobe Bombed With 20-Cent Homemade Sight. By Sgt. Edward J. Saylor ..... Actual Photos Berlin at War ( Photo Pages ) ..... Homage to Bataan - Here is a Story of Courage that becomes more beautifully American with each telling. It's a story that Americans hold sacred, and ever will. To the memory of those who died in the flaming maelstrom of Bataan, these pages are dedicated. ..... The Flighty Ities or a Farewell to Arms ..... News From Home ..... U.S. Troops Show 'Winnie' How it's Done ..... The Poets Cornered ..... Mail Call ..... Two Cents Worth ..... A Few Items That Require No Editorial Comment... ..... North Front - Week's News from War Fronts Emphasizes Importance of Murmansk in Stopping Nazis ..... Between the Lines ..... The Sad Sack "Orders" By Sgt. George Baker ..... A Fight for Life - Forced Down in an Australian Wilderness, a Yank Fighter Pilot-With a Knife and Three Shells in His Pistol-Takes His Chow Where He Can Find It. ..... Battleships - Leasure Hour Game ..... Hollywood in Wartime ..... Yank Sends 'G.I. Jive' Around the World - Top Bands on Air Six Times a Week ..... A.E.F. Radio Schedule ..... Sports: Baseball Different This Year - Pitchers, Not Hitters, Get Glory. By Cpl. Joe McCarthy ..... Whirlaway Set for Big Money ..... Amateur G.I.'s Can Compete With Pros ..... Major Leagues Pick All Star Teams - National Club Slim Favorite ..... Sport Shorts ..... Berlin Bombed - Photo from Meineke Strasse, Berlin
|YANK US 1942 07 15|
Vol. 1 No. 5 ....... Cover: We Are Not Alone. The Army's powerful partner, the United States Navy, speaks up during an attack on Wake Island. This is a cruiser blasting away ....... We Take First Poke At Nazis - See page 3 ....... Articles Inside: Navy Tests World's Largest Plane - Big as 14-Room House ..... Nazis to Face Court Martial ..... Gandhi Now Favors U.S. Army in India ..... U.S. Calls 1-B's With One Eye ..... Yanks Take First Punch at Germans - U.S. Tank Corps in Africa Shoots First Shell at Nazis ..... WAAC to Take 13,000 Women ..... Two Sergeants Win Air Medal ( Robert L. Golay and Bennie B. Cunningham ) ..... Boy Tells F.D.R. He Wants to Fly ..... Enlisted Men to Get Credit Where Credit Is Due ..... Tokyo Bombed - Down in Texas ..... Bombed Destroyer Retuns to Fight ( USS Shaw ) ..... For Yanks Not at Oxford - Or How a Fighter With The A.E.F. Can Keep Himself and His British Hosts Happy While Visiting the Tight Little Isle ..... Reports From the Field - Concerning a Dog Tag, Six Heroes, a New Howitzer, Sevastopol, Malta, a Spy, Royalty, and a Cup of Coffee ..... Water, Water Everywhere - Only 900 Cans of Beer to Drink ..... Hand Salute! Pictures by Sgt. Ralph Stein Words to Fit by Cpl. Harry Brown ..... Air Blows Hot From Bronx - Fanning Session Sets World Straight on 258th Field Artillery - listen youse guys. By Cpl. Marion Hargrove ..... Australia Gets Big Okay. By Pfc. Klaus Mueller ..... Woman-Soldier Returns From War ( Miss Ruth Mitchell ) ..... What's a Jap to a Hawaiian? ..... News From Home ..... The Mystery of the Roped Lion, Or a Cowboy's Night in Town ..... Phoney Naval Officer Finds Landlubbers Have a Brig, Too ..... More Home News ..... True to form, it was a....Deadly Fourth - AAF Uses 'Holiday' Week to Touch Off New Air Offensive on Three Fronts ..... Between the Lines ..... The Sad Sack "Reveille" By Sgt. George Baker ..... Flight to Glory - This is the first in a series which YANK will carry from time to timeon our enlisted heroes - real stories, taken from facts, not fiction. By Sgt. Denton Scott ..... The Poets Cornered ..... Mail Call ..... Two Cents Worth ..... A Few Items That Require No Editorial Comment... ..... 6 Hour Leave ..... Hollywood in Wartime ..... Yank Sends Jive Overseas ..... There's Plenty of Warble Left in the Old Pipes ..... British Pep Up Radio for A.E.F. ..... Maddy Carroll Quits Pictures ..... Here's A New Army Game ..... How to Roll a Pack ..... Americans Win All-Star Game ..... American League Bombs Sevice All-Star Team, 5-0 ..... Sports: Pass Joe Cronin the Headache Pills - Williams Is Off Again. By Cpl. Joe McCarthy ..... Auto Racing Banned to Save Gas, Tires ..... Ott Shines As Giant Manager ..... Army Pitcher Beats Aussie Team ..... Budge Beats Riggs In Straight Sets And Wins Pro Tennis Title ..... YANK Will Be Then When....
|YANK US 1942 07 22|
Vol. 1 No. 6 ....... Cover: Outward Bound - And they exit with a smile. U.S. Army nurses board a vessel at a homeland port, off to take care of you...and you. ( Now soldier, remember she's not Babe, but "Miss" ). ....... Japs Trimmed to Size - See page 3 ....... Articles Inside: Love Note Kisses Mean Code - Not Kisses - To the Censor ..... He Was Too Old to Fight - But Not Too Old to Think ..... Army Makes Big Draft Law Change to Aid Family Man ..... Battle of Carolina On a Smaller Scale ..... U.S. Sank 20 Jap Ships at Midway ..... Enemy Lost Four Carriers 4,800 Men in Naval Battle ..... Name European A.E.F. Command ..... Two British Army Dentists Try To Open Up A Second Front ..... The Missus Gets $50 - Regardless ..... Caledonia Yanks Want Action ..... U.S. Troops on the Job In New Guinea Base, Too ..... From A World At War - Concerning a dead Jap, nine Imperials, a Nazi edict, General Grants French flesh, two puppets and the Tirpitz ..... R.A.F. Blasts Baltic U-Boat Bases ..... Lifelines of Supply - Axis grand strategy for the year 1942 is by now fairly obvious. What Hitler is up to in Europe and what the Japanese have in mind in Asia can no longer be kept a secret. By mid-summer the Axis campaign for this year can be boiled down, briefly, to an attempt to wipe Russia and China from the list of the United Nations. To do that meant, besides a land attack on those two nations, an all-out assault on U.S. lines of supply to those battlefronts. ..... A Beautiful Payoff - Iceland Yanks Rewarded With a Trip to London ..... People Back Home ..... News From Home ..... This Week in July - The Country Buckles Down, Talking of Workers, Money, Aliens, Queen Wilhelmina, and Cary Grant. ..... Of Men and War...Of Women and War ( Photo Pages ) ..... The Poets Cornered ..... Mail Call ..... Words Across the Sea ..... A Few Items That Require No Editorial Comment... ..... Zorina Gets G.I. Haircut For Hemingway Movie ..... Quick Watson, the Needle, New Discs Due ..... Hollywood in Wartime ..... Camouflage. Sketches by Sgt. Ralph Stein Words by Sgt. Harry Brown ..... Between the Lines ..... Two Cents Worth ..... Pick Your Own Stars, Radio Will Put Them On The Air ..... Reports From Radio Fronts ..... Here's How G.I. Jive Was Born ..... The End Of Schikelgruber ..... How to Clean a Rod ( McTurk ) ..... Jacobs Plans Title Fights ..... Warneke Goes Back to Cubs ..... Sports Here and There ..... Home Town Sport News ..... Sports: Can College Football Hold Its Own Under War Restrictions? By Cpl. Joe McCarthy ..... U.S. May Rent Country Clubs ..... G.I. Wins Western Golf Championship ( Cpl. Pat Abbott ) ..... Dodgers Burn Up National League - Red Sox Stick Close to Yankees As Season Hits Home Stretch ..... Judge Suggests Dodgers Do Away With Organ and Let Barber Sing ..... This Roster Points a Moral
|YANK US 1942 07 29|
Vol. 1 No. 7 ....... Cover: War in Alaska - U.S. Marines calmly man their posts in the trenches at Dutch Harbor following Japanese air attack. Fuel tanks afire in background were hit by Jap bombers. ....... Women Now in Army - See page 2 ....... Articles Inside: Our Army in Skirts Begins To Train As You and You Did ..... Japs Acting Tough in Alaska ..... And We Get Tough Right Back, Cripple 7 Warships, Sink 3 More ..... Army Builds New Airborne Attack ..... Here's a Sarge As You Like 'Em - Talks Big, and Then Backs It Up. By Sgt. Robert Loftus ..... Army Announces 44,143 Casualties ..... Yank Puts the Finger on Japs But Doesn't Get It Back ( Cpl. Louis Murphy ) ..... G.I. Saint Patricks Give Jungle Snakes Bum's Rush ..... Reports from a World at War - About a Russian Sgt. York, 125 dead mules, jungle prowlers, a hero's end, Harlem-in-the-Pacific, a musical fire-fighter, Yankee gallantry and "ultra-Aryans" ..... India - Geography lessons come fast for that world-wide traveler, the American soldier. In a crucial summer of showdowns, he follows events in distant, turbulent India. ..... Our Jumping Jacks - They Soon Find Out There's A Lot More to Paratrooping Than Floating in the Air. And Once They Reach the Ground There's More Work to be Done--in a Hurry, Soldier! ..... People Back Home ..... News From Home ..... War-time America - A Nation in on its Guard-Against Sabateurs and Profiteers and Air Raids ..... The Nerve of Some People! ..... Flying Tiger's Cub ..... Tough Luck, G.I.'s ..... Pvt. McTurk Spreads a Latrine Rumor ..... 3/4 Doz. Gobs Get Tangled in Army. By Sgt. Harry Brown ..... The Sad Sack "K.P." By Sgt. George Baker ..... Hollywood in Wartime ..... Between the Lines ..... Africa Social Life Tough For Soldiers, Says Dancer ..... Australia Yanks Seek Old Discs By Pvt. Jim Pierce ..... In the Groove? These Guys Were Just Out of This World ..... A.E.F. Will Hear 'Canteen' Show ..... Underseas Boys Get Cheer Through Short Wave Radio ..... Whirlaway Wins $50,000 Race, Breaks Seabiscuit's Money Record ..... Neyland, Wade Will Coach G.I. Dream Football Squad in Relief Fund Games ..... South America Sends U.S. New Tennis Star ( Francisco Pancho Segura ) ..... Sports: Baseball Has Its Own War News When Durocher Gets Them Mad. By Cpl. Joe McCarthy ..... Army and Navy Rule the Ring ..... Reds Trade Craft for Eric Tipton ..... Yanks Snap Back Into Old Form - Rolfe Returns to Lead Bombers Toward American League Flag ..... Swede Sets Three New World Records ..... Home Town Sport News ..... "We Did It Before--" ( Cartoons )
|YANK US 1942 08 05|
Vol. 1 No. 8 ....... Cover: Slapped Jap - This remarkable photo was made through an American submarine's periscope as a Jap destroyer headed for the bottom after being hit by two torpedoes. Note the Rising Sun now sinking in the center, and the two men in white scrambling over the conning tower at right. The marks running through the picture are etchings on the periscope. ....... A.A.F. Fighters Over France - See page 3 ....... Articles Inside: Two Well-Decorated Chickens All Set to Wring a Nazi Neck ..... Yanks Again Fight Japs Hand-to-Hand ..... Something New Has Been Added To G.I. List - Thousands of Votes ..... Chico Field Air Pupils Boast Perfect Record ..... Yank Fighter Planes Fly Into Nazis - U.S. Combat Pilots Make First Appearance Over France Since 1918 ..... Army Gets Very Neat - Makes Planes Police Up Gliders Now ..... Mr. Hirohito, My Name Is Thronumoulopoulos ..... Boys in Hawaii Get a Little Practice - Island Maneuvers Click As G.I.'s Repel Fake Japs ..... This Army's O.K. But WAACS Like Table Linen on the Sabbath ..... Battle of the Sexes Slows Real Scraps ..... Zeros Ain't What They Used To Be ..... Reports from a World at War - About an Indian chief, $40,000 worth of diamonds, beri-beri, four baths, a bombing season, a Prime Minister, an obliging bovine, and Sadie Thompson ..... Crisis in the Caucasus - The Nazis have over-run 30,000 square miles of fertile Russian farm land. ..... And Now God's Chillun Got Tanks. By Cpl. Charles Cuneen ..... News From Home ..... This American Week - A Heat-Wave, Conspirators Nabbed by F.B.I., Profiteering Nipped by Law, A Mixture of Events. ..... People Back Home ..... At Dusk, We Bury Their Dead ..... War at Sea ( Photo Pages ) ..... The Poets Cornered ..... Mail Call ..... Words Across the Sea ..... A Few Items That Require No Editorial Comment... ..... The Sad Sack "Pistol Practice" By Sgt. George Baker ..... Between the Lines ..... Jungle Jims By Cpl. Robert G. Ryan ..... Pvt. Greengroin and the Articles of War by Sgt. Harry Brown ..... A.E.F. Radio Schedule ..... Hollywood in Wartime ..... Ann Miller, Now Blonde, Wants to Entertain A.E.F. ..... The Army Cook...Soldier and Artist. Stewed up by Sgt. Ralph Stein and Cpl. Marion Hargrove ..... Notre Dame, Chicago Bears Work Triple Reverse With Hayes School ..... Speaker Feels Better - McNair Will Play For Connie Mack ..... Sports: This Golf Battle Might Make A Good Abbott-Costello Movie By Cpl. Joe McCarthy ..... Schnoz Lombardi Stages Comeback ..... Don't Look Now, But Old Van Lingle's Back Again ..... Giants, Reds Steal Dodger Thunder - Third Place Fight Shoves Bums From National League Spotlight ..... Mauriello Latest Heavyweight Hope ..... Home Town Sport News ..... Night and Day ( Men of the 761st Tank Battalion )
|YANK US 1942 08 12|
Vol. 1 No. 9 ....... Cover: Invisible Man? ( He Wears an American Sniper Suit ) .......Europe Awaits 2d Front - See page 8 ....... Articles Inside: Strictly G.I. ..... From "Privacy" to "Majority" In 3 Years - But He's In Minority ..... Carolina's Peedee River Foams Again With Gee-Eye Maneuvers ..... Navy Picks a Lady Named Mildred to Rule the Waves ..... Extra! G.I.'s Send Money Back Home ..... Reports from a World at War - Concerning U-Boats, a Tall King, Gandhi, Panamanian Cows, a Voyage, a Slugged Author, China, Bombed Germany, the Pacific, and a Swede ..... Ten Against the Jungle - Somewhere in the Caribbean - This is the diary of ten soldiers against the jungle and against death. I was there and I wrote it down. They were all Army men, of course, nine of them crew members of a B-24. By Sgt Ed Cunningham ..... The V Front Makes Ready - To Join the Second Front ..... News From Home - Ghost Mocks Berlin ..... People Back Home ..... Trek From Burma ( Photo Pages ) ..... The Poets Cornered ..... Mail Call ..... Words Across the Sea ..... A Few Items That Require No Editorial Comment... ..... The Sad Sack "Inspection" By Sgt. George Baker ..... Between the Lines ..... The Emperor of Japan. Illustration by Hon. Superior-Sgt. Hashimura Stein Wordage by Hon. Inferior-Cpl. Hashimura Hargrove ..... Hollywood in Wartime ..... Aussie Town Likes Nightly Air Shows Better Than Garbo Movies ..... From Alaskan Al to Jungle Jolson ..... Down Under Shows On New Frequency ..... How About Some Close Order Drill With This Staff Sergeant? ..... "Man All Battle Stations" By Cpl. David M. Cleary ..... Sgt. Churchill Wins Her Wound Stripe. By Sgt. Robert Moora ..... Zuppke Will Coach College All-Stars ..... Irish Colt Slices Whirly's Bankroll ..... "Sugar" Asks Ring Rivals If They'll Take One Or Two Lumps-on the Chin ..... Sports: G.I.'s Give Yale Its Greatest Football Team of All Time. By Cpl. Joe McCarthy ..... Grove Doesn't Sigh for Major Leagues ..... We're Tired of Dodger Headlines - This Time They Equal Great Winning Record of 1913 Giants ..... Sport Shorts ..... Escape From the Jungle - See Page 5
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Vol. 1 No. 11 ... U.S. Hits Nazis in France ... A Letter From Home ... Somewhere in Australia an American soldier reads his mail
|YANK US 1942 09 09|
Vol. 1 No. 13 ... Story of Our 1st Offensive ... Jap Hunters ... Actual combat picture of U.S. Marines, ready with bullet and bayonet, advancing into the jungle after landing on Guadalcanal, one of Solomon Islands. Story on page 3.
|YANK US 1942 09 16|
Vol. 1 No. 14 ... Egypt Too Hot For Hitler ... Gun Woman ... Mrs. Mary Fultz fires a 50 calibre machine gun at Aberdeen (Md.) Proving Ground. An ejected cartridge has been caught in mid-air by the photographer. For a story on women behind the guns, turn to page 8.
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Vol. 1 No. 15 ... Desert Warrior ... A Quick shave after a day of maneuvers in California. Story on page 5.
|YANK US 1942 10 07|
Vol. 1 No. 17 ... Scoreboard ... At an airfield "somewhere in England," Sgt. Rudolph Turansky, 20, of New York, paints a third swastika on the nose of his Flying Fortress. It represents the FW190 he shot down from left waist gun. Bomb symbols record the number of bombing missions. For the story on this plane and its crew, see page 2.
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Vol. 1 No. 18 ... After Chow ... A Cavalryman relaxes at Fort Riley, Kansas
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Vol. 1 No. 19 ... Future Lieutenant ... Cpl. Robert Francis Mitchell reports at Fort Benning, Ga. (See Page 4.)
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Vol. 1 No. 20 ... The Law ... The female of the MP species, and the male, powwow at Hyde Park Corner, London. Pvt. Arthur Patter of Wayland, Mich., and Pvt. Ray Pro (foreground) of Detroit, chat with Sgt. Franklin and L/Cpl. Flynn of the British ATS Military Police.
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Vol. 1 No. 22 ... Convoy Guardian ... Ready for action is sailor Bill Williams, chief of a gun crew aboard a Pacific convoy ship. The belt he wears holds detonating primers for the shells at his elbow. Now turn to page 3 for the story of a South Pacific convoy trip.
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Vol. 1 No. 26 ... Informatiom Booth ... In the North African desert, Sgt. Robert Miller, of Cranston, R.I., finds futher conformation of a fact he already new - that it's a long way home.
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Vol. 1 No. 27 ....... Cover: Can You Get Your Old Job Back? ... Read Attorney Gen. Biddle's Answer on Page 6 ....... Articles Inside: The Story of Pearl Harbor ..... No Glamor Here - The Infantryman in New Guinea sweats out a tough fight against the Jap and the jungle. By Sgt E. J. Kahn Jr. with art by Cpl. Robert Greenhalgh ..... Do The Courts Guard You? - Attorney General Biddle answers legal questions from soldiers to show how the law back home protects the rights of service men by Cpl. H. N. Oliphant ..... A Week Of War - Tunisia fighting grows as Italy is bombed and Navy gains in Solomons ..... Yanks at Home and Abroad - Our men report on the state of the world on matters ranging from B-17s to Oran Pill Rollers ..... Destroying Jap Destroyers Like Shooting Ducks, Only Better by Cpl. Saul Bernstein and Sgt. Don Harrison ..... Generals do get dirty faces, especially on the Alcan Highway ..... Soft-hearted Alaskan Sarge ( Donald O. Spaulding ) finally gives Jap Flyer a decent burial. By Sgt Georg Meyers ..... Reveille is tough on the tonsils of this first Sarge in Alaska ( Victor G. Bowen ) ..... Medical Corps does swell job caring for wounded near Oran. By Sgt. Robert Neville ..... G.I. Joe ( Army Pictorial Service - Signal Corps ) by Sgt. Dave Breger ..... Raid in Africa: Yank Photographer Records a Blow Against the Nazis. Photos by Sgt. George Aarons ..... News From Home ..... People Back Home ..... The Sad Sack "The Date" By Sgt. George Baker ..... Between the Lines ..... Strictly G.I. ..... The Poets Cornered ..... Mail Call ..... The Post Exchange ..... YANK Pin-up Girl: Alexis Smith ..... Company Street ..... Current Events Quiz by Sgt. Irving L. Field ..... WAAC Stripes - But Not For Action ..... Words Across the Sea ..... Sports: Corporal Barney Ross of the Marines Proves Himself to be a Real Champion Under Fire. By Sgt. Walter Bernstein ..... San Blas Indians Learn Baseball From G.I.s in Panama Canal Zone ..... Army Team Will Play Bowl Game - Second Air Force Bombers Only Undefeated Service 11 in Nation. By S/Sgt. Kearney Egerton ..... Cartoons
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Vol. 1 No. 28 ....... Cover: ....... Articles Inside: A Week Of War - Africa War in Second Phase as Rommel Flees Again; Gona Captured ..... Bombs Over Burma - A YANK Reporter Writes First Eyewitness Story of a Moonlight Raid on Rangoon By American B-24s From India. By Sgt Ed Cunningham ..... Yanks at Home and Abroad - Our men report on the state of the world on matters ranging from New Guinea Cooks to Cairo Pants ..... Lost in the Pacific, This B-17 Lives Up to Her Name to the Last By Sgt. Merle Miller ..... Even Cooks are Unsung Heroes in Rugged Fighting in New Guinea. By Sgt. E. J. Kahn Jr. ..... This Guy Wouldn't Be a Captain; It Called for Too Much Red Tape ..... Yanks Solve Language Problem in Oran By Teaching Natives English ..... Pants Don't Make a Gallagher; Being a Few Notes from Cairo ..... Plenty of People in England Want to Have Us In for Dinner ..... Pvt. Muggins May Be a Mutt, But He Can Guard As Well As You, Joe. By Cpl. Frank H. Rice ..... Cairo Cafes Have Trick Checks But If You Can Add, You're Safe ..... Tee-Total ..... Canada's Tough Tommies - He says"malingering," instead of goldbricking and calls KP "cookhouse fatigue" but the Canadian soldier gets along like a brother overseas with Yanks who are damned glad to have him fighting this war on our side. By Sgt. Robert Neville ..... News From Home ..... People Back Home ..... Variety Show - Produced by the Cameras of the World ..... The Sad Sack "The Good Soldier" By Sgt. George Baker ..... Between the Lines ..... A Plea for the Swagger Stick From Sgt. Marion Hargrove with Pictures by Sgt. Ralph Stein ..... YANK Pin-up Girl: Teresa Wright ..... Company Street ..... Double Puzzle ..... She's True to the 369th Regiment ( Lena Horne ) ..... Words Across the Sea ..... The Poets Cornered ..... Mail Call ..... Strictly G.I. ..... Sports: Redskins Finally Get Their Sweet Revenge For That 73-0 Bear Victory Two Years Ago. By Sgt. Walter Bernstein ..... Checkerboard Strategy ..... The Post Exchange ..... Army Jokes ..... Camp D.L. & W. - This Tiny African Air-Ferry Outpost Must Be the World's Smallest Army Camp ..... Pacific Passenger.
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Vol. 1 No. 29 ....... Cover: Mule Packer - Pfc. Harry Bourassa of Perry, Fla., is one of the mule skinners in the Army's Hawaiian Pack Train. Read about his outfit on page 20. ....... Articles Inside: He Killed 40 Japs ( Pfc. Orin Sutton ) ..... MacArthur Fights Back - His Drive in New Guinea Pushes Japs Against the Ropes and Paves the Way for British Offensive in Burma ..... Allied Position Strengthened in Tunisia as New U.S. Gun Helps Rout Rommel ..... Yanks at Home and Abroad - Our men report on the state of the world on matters ranging from New Guinea Supermen to Cairo Jeeps ..... The Infantryman in New Guinea Does More Than Walk and Shoot. By Sgt. E. J. Kahn Jr. ..... It Takes 49 Bottles of Iceland Beer To Give A Yank the Slightest Glow ..... Everything But Hitler's Alarm Clock And Mussolini's Shoelace in This Jeep ..... Bermuda Still Has Its Beaches But Dames Are Scarce This Year. By Cpl. William Pene Du Bois ..... Tee-Total ..... Who Said California Desert Maneuvers Were Tougher Than Libya? By Charles B. Bietry ..... G.I. Joe "Assault Course" By Sgt. Dave Breger ..... Shake Hands With Suzy Q - This Grand Old Lady, a Battle Scarred Veteran Who Has Been Slugging It Out with the Japs for Almost a Year, Reigns as the Queen of the Army's Flying Fortresses. By Pvt. Howard Maier ..... News From Home ..... People Back Home ..... Checkerboard Strategy ..... YANK's Cameras Report: ( Photo Pages ) ..... The Sad Sack "The Bulletin Board" By Sgt. George Baker ..... Between the Lines ..... Pvt. Mulligan by Cpl. Larry Reynolds ..... The General Called Andy - It's Intimacy Without Familiarity When the Canadian Soldier Abbreviates the Name of Canada's No. 1 Fighter ( Lt. Gen. Andrew G. L. McNaughton ) Who Believes in Leading Men, Not Driving Them. By Sgt. Robert Neville ..... YANK Pin-up Girl: Betty Grable ..... Company Street ..... Double Puzzle ..... Words Across the Sea ..... The Poets Cornered ..... Mail Call ..... Strictly G.I. ..... Hawaii's G.I. Hillbillies - This may be the age of mechanized warfare but the tough mule-skinners in the Army's Hawaiian Pack Train have found that old long ears with the dynamite in his hind feet is worth 10 jeeps or half-tracks when you have to get a load of food and ammunition through the wilderness to a mountain outpost. By Sgt. Merle Miller ..... The Post Exchange ..... Wartime Sports Boomed in 1942 - Haegg Broke the Records; And Redskins Scored the Upsets ..... YANK's Army Calendar 1943