YANK BR 1944 06 11 (PDF)




Vol. 2 No. 52
Cover: Liberation Issue By Sgt. John Scott ……. “We Will Accept Nothing Less Than Full Victory” – General Eisenhower ……. Articles Inside:

Order of the Day Issued by General Eisenhower to the Allied Expeditionary Force – “Soldiers, Sailors and Airmen of the Allied Expeditionary Force!”

Communique No. 1

7 days with Tito’s Army By Sgt. Walter Bernstein

With the men who took Cisterna By Sgt. Walter Bernstein

The Sinking of the Liscome Bay – The story of 23 terrible minutes on a baby flat-top after it was torn to pieces by a torpedo from a Japanese submarine and before it sank with the second largest Navy casualty list of the war. By Robert L. Schwartz Y3c

Even a Railroad Couldn’t Goose This Moose By Sgt. Georg N. Meyers

Yanks at Home in the ETO

Centerfold: RAF Mission Over Berlin By Cpl. Jack Coggins

The Sad Sack “Impressed” by Sgt. George Baker

News from Home

Mail Call

YANK’s AFN Radio Guide for Week of June 11

The Soldier Speaks : “Should the U.S. get mixed up with the rest of the world after the war?”

Action Shots ( Sports )

Sports: Touching All Bases in the Big Leagues By Sgt. Dan Polier

Sports Service Record

A Muddy GI in Italy Visits the Showers. By Cpl. Ralph W. Jake

Anzio Beachhead’s Astonishing Sergeant Won His Stripes When He Was Only 12 ( Herman Graff ) By Sgt. George Aarons

YANK Pin-up Girl: Anne Gwynne