YANK DU 1944 08 11 (PDF)


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Vol. 2 No. 2 …… Cover: Waterboy, New Guinea – Service with a smile, says Cpl. Louis (Gunga Din) Cziperle, as he totes a bunch of water-filled canteens to his thirsty comrades on Hollandia, Netherlands New Guinea. Louis would prefer the kind of water they have to drink back in his home town. East Chicago, Ind, – but there’s a war in the way. …… The Rescue of 22 Americans from Japs at Truk ……. Articles Inside:

U.S. Divisions in France

These Are Germans Evacuating Rome

They Carry the Freight Troop Carriers made the seemingly impossible job of lugging troops and supplies to SWPAs battle zones so routine theyve astonished themselves. by Cpl. Bill Alcine

Rescue at Truk 20 downed Navy Airmen saved by Sgt. Larry McManus

The Sad Sack by Sgt. George Baker

Yanks in SWPA

Strictly GI

Variety Show – Produced by the Cameras of the World

News From Home

Mail Call

The Soldier Speaks

YANK Pin-up Girl: Peggy Corday

The Poets Cornered

YANK Crossword Puzzle

Sports Parade

Sports: Meet Danny Gardella, the Super Screwball