Vol. 3 No. 37 ……. Cover : Monte Cassino Abbey ….. Bonifacio Borghini, a Benedictine monk of the Abbey of Monte Cassino, walks toward the Abbey’s entrance at the northwest corner. Fra Borghini, with several other monks of the Order, lives in rooms of former Abbey Collegium and is working to restore, as much as possible, thousands of manuscripts that once belonged to the Abbey’s four celebrated libraries. More Cassino pictures will be found on pages 8-13. Photo by Pvt. George Aarons ( Cover Description Taken From USA Edition ) ……. Pictures of the Ruins of Cassino – One Year After ……. Articles Inside: …
Escape at Laroche – Two Yanks play hide-and-seek with the German Army and get back to their own outfits in time to eat New Year’s dinner. By Sgt. Ed Cunningham with Sketches By Sgt. Robert Greenhalgh
Return to Luzon – Most of the Japs who should have been waiting on the beaches weren’t and the Yanks landed almost without opposition. By Sgt. Ozzie St. George …..
Jeeps and Vodka – The Russians have a way with both, say these 3 GIs back from the Soviet. By Sgt. Earl Anderson
Buzz-Bombs over Broadway. Predicted by Cpl. Bill Hennefrund. Depicted by Pfc. Tom Flannery
Cassino – One Year After ( Six Page Photo Report )
YANK Pin-up Girl: Hilda Simms
News from Home
The Sad Sack “Man Handled” by Sgt. George Baker
YANK’s AFN Radio Guide – Highlights for the week of Feb. 25
What’s Your Problem?
Sports – Take a Quote, Please. By Sgt. Dan Polier
Sports Service Record
Yanks in the ETO
Can You Give Me A Smoke, Soldier?