YANK BR 1943 01 31 (PDF)




Vol. 1 No. 33

Cover: African Clipper – African Clipper
With an antiaircraft machine gun not to far away, Sgt Orland McCall, who used to be a barber back in Boston, Mass., finds a customer on the North African desert. The guy getting clipped is T/Sgt. Aime Lemieux of Fall River, Mass. Next! After the Roosevelt-Churchill meeting in Africa – next to get clipped: Hitler and Hirohito. Musso’s just recently got his at Tripoli. 

Articles Inside:

Jinx Flight – They Bombed Rangoon, Got Hit, Bailed Out, Knocked Out, Browned Off–But Lived to Tell the Tale ( 1st Lt. William R. Berkeley and His B-24 Crew ) by Sgt Ed Cunningham

Casablanca Rendezvous ( Roosevelt and Churchill )

The Fall of Tripoli – Two Yank Correspondents are the First American Soldiers to Enter the City by Sgt. Burgess Scott

With the USAFISPA ( United States Armed Forces In South Pacific Area ) by Sgt. Mack Morriss and artist Howard Brodie

Yanks at Home and Abroad – Our men report on the state of the world on matters ranging from Raids in Tunisia to inventive G.I.

An Eyewitness Account Reveals How We’re Blasting Jerry in Tunisia by Sgt. James Burchard

G.I. Joe by Sgt. Dave Breger

YANK Pin-up Girl: Sylvia Opert

Pictures From Home

News From Home

The Poets Cornered

Mail Call

Strictly G.I.

No Man’s Land ( Andreanof Island Base ) by Sgt. Georg N. Meyers

Hot Bridge ( YANK’s First Fiction ) by Sgt. Harry Brown and artist Pvt. Jack Ruge

The Sad Sack by Sgt George Baker

Between the Lines

USA in the ETO

Artie Greengroin PFC

Slot Machine ( AAF Classification Center at Nashville )