YANK EU 1944 05 26 (PDF)




Vol. 1 No. 9
Comrades … Landing in Burma with Cochran’s Air Commandos ……….. Drama on a muddy trail leading from Hill 260 to Papitalei Point in the Admiralty Islands; an American soldier helps a GI who has been wounded in the left leg to get back to a medical station. Photo taken by Cpl Bill Alcine during the successful Admiralty islands campaign.

G.I. Gang Busters – the trained men who broke up big crime rackets in the States are making things look black for Italy’s Black Marketeers; Luigi Piscitelli; 

MPs look over a black market haul: Jerry Collins, Fred Williamson, Conway Daven, Joseph Greco

WACS Up Front; Berthe Audet, Marcielle Crawford, Norma Reich, Rosemarie Aubrey, Frances Weicut, Nellie Mullvain, Miriam Butler, Georgiana May Anderson

Burma Air Invasion; Col. Phil Cochran; J. Shinkle and D. Seese

Anzio rodeo – Carl Sabo, D.L. Cason, John Kennedy

Variety Show: John F. Bonistalli, Lynn Bagget, Lady Cavendish, Erbest (Johnny) Jump

Letter from Home – Morris L. Britt

An Indian Boy in Iran; by James P. O’Neill

Transport Maghakian’s Revenge – Gunnery Sgt. Victor Maghakian

New Orleans, La.

Anzio … and artist’s impression – Edward A. Reep, Fifth Armored Division artist from Brooklyn


Pin-up Girl – Sheila Ryan