YANK DU 1943 09 24 (PDF)


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Vol. 1 No. 08 ……. Cover: $35,000 Mirror – Pvt. Roy Side, former logger from Portland, Ore., shaves in a mirror worth no less than 35,000 odd bucks in cold cash. And that isn’t all – instead of turning his head, Pvt. Side, at the expenditure of a little current, turns the mirror. See the searchlight story on Page 14. ……. Lone Recco Bomber Battles With Japs ……. Articles Inside:

Looking for Trouble – GHQ, Southwest Pacific, Communique – “Northeastern Sector, New Ireland. Cape St. George: One of our reconnaissance units bombed a four thousand ton enemy freighter transport and damaged one of its four escorting fighters,” ( B-24 ‘Satans Sister’ ) by Sgt. Dave Richardson

This Dinkum-Talking Yank Has Been Overseas 16 Years ( Pvt. Thomas C. Ford )

What’s Your Problem?

His Plane Was Cut In Halves ( Joe Hartman )

GI Hitchhiker in Sicily – The Sergeant started thumbing his way to Palermo but decided to watch the capture of Trapani by the American infantrymen. by Sgt. Ralph G. Martin

GI Cowboys in South Pacific Round Up Creamed Beef on Hoof by Sgt Arthur Barschdorf

A-36 Invader – This new and powerful fighter bomber terrorized the enemy in Sicily by Sgt. Pete Paris

Head Hunters Drop War Drums For Boogie Woogie as Gl Band Jumps by Sgt. Ed Cunningham

This Panama Town Won’t Forget The Master Sergeant From Louisiana by Sgt. Robert Ryan

He Saw Action On Many Fronts by Sgt. Charles D. Pearson

Come Home Wearing a Crutch And Get A Welcome Like Sgt. York

The Sad Sack by Sgt. George Baker

Ingenuity of Guinea Artist Attracts Thousands to Red Cross Exhibit in Australian City by Cpl. Bill Alcine

Ten Guardhouse Boys Volunteer As Firemen and Become Heroes

Gabriel in a Piper Cub by Cpl. Ted Meiswinkel

Strictly GI

Slicing Through Sicily ( Photo Story )

SWPA Visitors – Judge Patterson and Mrs. Roosevelt

Life Is Dull On The Searchlights by Cpl. Ozzie St. George

Mail Call

YANK Pin-up Girl : Joan Leslie

YANK Crossword Puzzle

The Swagger Stick that Swishes ( Fiction ) by Sgt. Marion Hargrove

News From Home

War-Tossed Football

Sports: An Open Letter to Cpl. Izzy Shaw in Sicily About the Fall of the Dodgers by Sgt. Dan Polier