YANK PAD 1944 04 28 (PDF)


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Vol. 2 No. 45 ……. Cover: The New Zealanders Move Into Green Island – The sketch by YANK’s Sgt. Robert Greenhalgh shows New Zealand infantrymen advancing through the jungle during the occupation of strategic Green Island, which is described in the story on Page 2. The hog in the foreground is real. Lots of them left the underbrush to give the invasion the once-over. ……. Articles Inside:

20 Minutes from Rabaul. By Sgt. Barrett McGurn

Conchies in Puerto Rico. By Pvt. Jud Cook

Pillbox on the Run – Portable German Pillboxes ( Photo Report )

Congressional Medal Winners – Lt. Gerry Kisters By Sgt. Mack Morriss and T/Sgt. Charles Kelly By Sgt. Burtt Evans

Big Rodeo and Bar-B-Q ( Photo Report ) By Bob Ghio

News From Home

The Spahis By Sgt. Tom Shehan

Mail Call

Message Center

The Sad Sack by Sgt George Baker

What’s Your Problem?

Strictly GI

Sports: Take to the Hills, Men! Giants, Dodgers Feuding By Sgt. Dan Polier

YANK Crossword Puzzle

Navy Notes

Mosquito Network Now Has Station In Solomons. By T/Sgt. M. H. Williams

YANK Pin-up Girl: Martha O’Driscoll

Dudley Wintergreen in the Pacific

Stateside News