YANK BR 1942 11 22 (PDF)




Vol. 1 No. 23

Cover: Good-bye Piccadilly…and Hello Algiers. Our men embarking from Britain to Africa.

Articles Inside:

A Yank in France – Ranger Hero Tells How He Won British Medal

The End of the Beginning – Our Troops Go Ashore in North Africa

Yanks at Home and Abroad – Our men report on the state of the world on matters ranging from desert warfare to baking in India

Desert Is One Vast Cemetery For Wrecked Axis Machines by Sgt. George Aarons

Yanks Visit Churchill’s House and Argue about Pumpkin Pies

What’s a Few Japanese Bombs When A Man’s Got Baking to Do

British Say “Here’s Mud In Your Eye” Instead of “Cheerio” These Days 

G.I. Joe by Sgt. Dave Breger

Next of Kin – Movie shown to U.S. Soldiers in Britain

The Poets Cornered

Mail Call

Strictly G.I.

The Sad Sack by Sgt George Baker

Between the Lines

I Got Spurs That Jingle Jangle Jingle by Cpl. Marion Hargrove and Sgt. Ralph Stein

They Don’t Pull Rank In This Flying Fortress – Everyone is a private on Col. Frank A. Armstrong’s B-17

YANK Pin-up Girl: Brenda Joyce

Performance – Miss Carole Landis

Tank Destroyers by Sgt. Mack Morriss

The Sgt’s Dilemma