YANK DU 1944 10 06 (PDF)


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Vol. 2 No. 10 … Cover: Invasion’s Start ….. After weeks of deliberate planning, an invasion begins as troops file aboard landing craft that will carry them to a Jap-held island or base. Such scenes as this snapped by YANK’s Sgt. Dick Hanley are becoming increasingly familiar throughout SWPA. ……. The WD’s Plan for Demobilization ……. Articles Inside:

Plan for Demobilization

Medics Under Fire ( Dutch New Guinea ) by Sgt. Charles Pearson

The Ghost of Guam ( George Ray Tweed RM1c ) by Cpl. Tom O’Brien

Security Mission ( 3rd Rangers ) by Pvt. Justin Gray

Skyway to Siberia ( Lend-Lease Aircraft ) by Sgt. Georg N. Meyers

The Sad Sack by Sgt. George Baker

Children and War ( Photo Story )

News From Home

The Nation in Review

Mail Call

The Cosmic Adventures of Sgt. Rossi ( YANK Fiction ) by Cpl. Gilbert Helwig

YANK Pin-up Girl : Jean Parker

Navy Notes

The Poets Cornered

Report on Joe DiMaggio ( Photo Story )