YANK DU 1944 09 29 (PDF)


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Vol. 2 No. 9 ……. Cover: Diggers With a Bren gun, an automatic weapon weighing approximately 20 pounds an Australian soldier stalks through kunai grass in New Guinea. The man in front carries the standard rifle of the AIF, the Lee-Enfield .303. In the sun and rain of the tropics the Digger keeps his hat brim turned down. ……. A GI Reports on the Pacific Conference ……. Articles Inside:

Tank Drive in France by Sgt. Walter Peters

Recapturing Guam by Sgt. Larry McManus

A GI View of the Hawaii Conference by Sgt. Barrett McGurn

The Australian Soldier by Sgt. LaFayette Locke

The Sad Sack by Sgt. George Baker

YANKs in the Southwest Pacific

Strictly GI


Variety Show – Produced by the Cameras of the World

News From Home

The Nation in Review

Mail Call

The Rotation of Sgt. Regan by Sgt. Ray Duncan

How to Take Care of Your Replacement by Sgt. Ralph Stein

YANK Pin-up Girl : Julie Bishop

The Poets Cornered

Sports Parade

Sports: Don’t Sell the Brownies Short Against the Cards by Sgt. Dan Polier