YANK DU 1944 09 08 (PDF)


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Vol. 2 No. 6 ……. Cover: Allied Effort – Miniature “Eager Beavers” were the Netherlands East Indies natives who are helping Pfc. Dale Hickman of Indianola Neb., roll a drum of oil up the sandy beach at Noemfoor. The cover shot illustrating reverse lend-lease of muscles by YANK’s Sgt. Dick Hanley, Inability of the small fry to speak English was no handicap to Hickman. who, as an Infantryman, is used to taking things in his stride. ……. Sketches and Stories From the Normandy Front ……. Articles Inside:

Report From the Western Front by Sgt. Bill Davidson and Artist John Scott

Buzz-Bomb Blitz ( V-1 ) by Sgt. Francis Burke

WACs at Work by Pvt. James Keeney

GI Gangbusters A picked bunch of MPs and investigators in Italy are making things tough for the black-market ring.

The Sad Sack by Sgt. George Baker

YANKs in the Southwest Pacific

The Use of Federal Ballots


Death of an A-20 ( at Kokas harbor )

News From Home

The Nation in review

Jeeps on the Farm? By Sgt. Merle Miller

Mail Call

Home Towns in Wartime Louisville, Ky. by Cpl. James B. Goble

YANK Pin-up Girl : Janet Blair

Navy Notes

Southwest Pacific Sports

Sports: Unsolved Mystery of Babe Dahlgren by Sgt. Dan Polier