Vol. 2 No. 23
How One Infantry Company Changed in 4 Years
Cover: Philippines Airliner
Flight to the Philippines, S/Sgt. John Yates of Fresno, Calif., casually has chow beside his blister gun in a PBY-Army plane of the 2d Wing Air Rescue Service en route to the Philippines. YANK’s photographer Mason Pawlak CPhoM took this picture on his way from Palau to Leyte.
Cpl. Bob Krell, Yank correspondent, killed