YANK DU 1944 06 09 (PDF)


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Vol. 1 No. 45 ……. Cover: The Girls – Cpl. Lelamay Sperry. The hometown: Santa Monica, Calif. Now she’s with the U.S. Women’s Army Corps in the Southwest Pacific. They call her Lee and she used to work for Douglas Aircraft back in civilian days. Now she’s an Army statistician. The ribbon shows Lee was in the WAC when it was an auxiliary corps; and she can talk about KP, fatigue details and the first sergeant as well as any Gl this side of Frisco. ……. A YANK Photographer in the Ruins of Cassino ……. Articles Inside:

WACs in the Southwest Pacific ( PFC. Virginia James, PVT. Lydia Clair, PFC Helen Kloepper, PVT. Evelyn Claycomb, T-3 Louise Carahoff and PFC. Midge Lamping ) by Cpl. Ozzie St. George

Sikhs Tell of Captivity in Jap Hands by Cpl. Ralph L. Boyce

Hollandia Hangover by Artist Sgt. Charles Pearson

Cameraman in Cassino by Sgt. George Aarons

The Sad Sack by Sgt. George Baker

GI Laughs from the Southwest Pacific

Variety Show – Produced by the Cameras of the World

News From Home

How to Vote in States Holding Primaries

Mail Call

Radio Takes Big Leagues Overseas

YANK Pin-up Girl : Linda Darnell

Navy Notes

The Poets Cornered

Fifty Missions ( YANK Short-Story Contest Winner ) by Pvt. Joseph Dever

K-9 Corps by Pfc. Bill Keane