YANK DU 1943 11 05 (PDF)


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Vol. 1 No. 14 ……. Cover: Bunk Fatigue – Pfc. Euell G. Rader of Grand Rapids, Mich., a 5th Air Force bugler, has what every GI in the SWPArea would enthusiastically consider a SWELL HOBBY. He’s been collecting pinup girls for several months now and has them posted on the foot of his bunk. If dreams came true, Pfc. Rader’s tent would be the most popular spot south of the equator! ……. Amphibian Engineers Travel Under Fire ……. Articles Inside:

Amphibians Go Anywhere by Sgt. Dave Richardson

Mounted Medics Raise Traffic Problem in Bush Town

AMG – It Pieces Conquered Towns Together Again ( Allied Military Government ) by Sgt. Ralph G. Martin

Benefit of Chaplain ( Australian War Brides ) by Cpl. Ralph L. Boyce

Town Pump Was Never Like This by Cpl. Ozzie St. George

Reunion in Reykjavik: Sculptor Discovers His Own Work in Iceland by Sgt. Gene Graff

Sgt. Kevin McCarthy – The Personal History of an Infantryman in the South Pacific by Sgt. Merle Miller

The Sad Sack by Sgt. George Baker

Strictly GI

Bomber Crews Are Even Giving Jap Planes Names These Days ( Fak Fak, Screwy Looey, Whirlwind Willie, the Old Whore and Honest John ) by Sgt. Charles D. Pearson

Trapping The Jap ( Airborne Ops New Guinea )

News From Home

YANK Pin-up Girl : Juanita Stark

A Plea to the Post-War planners by T/Sgt. Philip Reisman Jr., USMC

Twins Who Never Get Separated Give Top Kicks Hell by Cpl. Chuck Rathe

SWPA Mail Call

“SNAFU! What Is The Meaning Of SNAFU?” ( Song Lyrics )

Sports: Ol’ Dizzy Dean Writes A Book About Himself by Sgt. Dan Polier