YANK US 1943 01 20 (PDF)




24 pages
Vol. 1 No. 32
Cover: Guadalcanal Armorer – Dressed for the climate – and the Japs – this U.S. Army armorer gets an Aircobra’s wing guns into condition for another battle. ( Turn to the center spread for two more pages of photos from Guadalcanal. ) ……. Articles Inside:

No Man’s Land – Life is Rugged in the Andreanofs But, Brother, It’s a Laugh When You Think Of Those Japs Stuck On Kiska. By Sgt. Georg N. Meyers

Soviet Strategy – Russia’s Victories in the Caucasus Prove Soundness of Planning and Pave Way for Thrust Into Europe.

Hot Bridge ( YANK’s First Fiction ) By Sgt. Harry Brown and Illustrated by Pvt. Jack Ruge

Yanks at Home and Abroad – Our men report on the state of the world on matters ranging from Raids in Tunisia To Inventive G.I.

An Eyewitness Account Reveals How We’re Blasting Jerry in Tunisia. By Sgt. James Burchard

When This Sergeant Has A Day Off He Dreams of the Boat of Tomorrow. By Cpl. Jack Kanter

P.S. Nothing Ever Happens Here Except An Air Raid Every Day or So. By Sgt. Mack Morriss

G.I. Joe “A.P.O.” By Sgt. Dave Breger ….. Song of the Infantry. By O/C Gordon Strauss …..

Yanks at Home and Abroad – The Chaplain’s Lot Is Not Easy Which So Much To Do With So Little …..

Detroit Cat Has G.I. Kittens Somewhere in the Middle East …..

Words Across the Sea …..

Grasshopper Planes. By S/Sgt. Sam A. Ilitzky …..

Jungle Warfare in New Guinea Offers Challenge Even to Hollywood. By Sgt. E. J. Kahn Jr. …..

In the Daytime, at Least, Iceland’s a Thumber’s Paradise …..

News From Home …..

Guadalcanal Battleground ( Photo Pages ) …..

The Sad Sack “Latrine Orderly” By Sgt. George Baker …..

Between the Lines …..

“We Did It Before-” Classification charts drawn by Sgt. Ralph Stein. Personnel records filed by Sgt. Frank Brandt …..

Current Events Quiz. By Sgt. Irving L. Field …..

Cartoons …..

Company Street …..

Message Center …..

The Poets Cornered …..

Mail Call …..

Strictly G.I. …..

Jinx Flight – Nine Men Played Peek-a-Boo With Death Over Rangoon – And Lived to Tell the Tale. By Sgt. Ed Cunningham …..

The Post Exchange …..

Sports: Colored Players May Find Their Way Into the Major Leagues. By Sgt. Walter Bernstein …..

1,500 Horses With Good Appetites Stranded in Raceless Florida …..

Sport Shorts …..

YANK Pin-up Girl: Sylvia Opert