YANK US 1943 03 12 (PDF)




24 pages
Vol. 1 No. 38
Cover: United Nations – Somewhere in India, S/Sgt. Bill Hancock, of Rock Hill, S.C., Instructs Chinese soldiers in the use of a British Bren Gun. See story on pages 20-21. ….. There’s No Front Line in New Guinea ……. Articles Inside:

There’s No Front Line in New Guinea – They don’t fight that way because the Japs hide all around them -and sometimes stroll into the CP, wearing new American uniforms and whistling “One Dozen Roses.” By Sgt. Dave Richardson

The Facts of DICE By Allen Churchill, Y3c

Yanks at Home and Abroad

Yes, Junior, Daddy Went to Town and Found Himself 800 Yards Ahead of the U.S. Army. By Sgt. James Burchard

MPs Know What’s Good for You If You Tipple in British Guiana

First G.I. Report From Iran: It’s Cold, Expensive and Strange. By Sgt. Al Hine

Words Across the Sea

Message Center

Rommel Fights to Gain Time for Hitler – Hemmed in on three sides in Tunisia, the Nazis have nothing to win except delay of European invasion but that’s enough to keep them fighting until their last man goes down.

Navy Sky Pilot – When a sailor gets into trouble down in Puerto Rico, he usually goes to see Father Cunningham. By Sgt. Joe McCarthy

News From Home

Square Shootin’

Checkerboard Strategy

Variety Show – Produced by the Cameras of the World

YANK Pin-up Girl: Esther Williams

The Sad Sack “Promotion” By Sgt. George Baker

Sketch Book of a Private First Class ( Pfc. Oscar Liebman )

Between the Lines

Evening Report

Double Puzzle

Company Street

The Poets Cornered

Mail Call

Strictly G.I.

China’s New Fighting Man – Stilwell’s American noncoms streamline Chiang Kai-Shek’s veterans with latest U.S. weapons and training methods. By Sgt Ed Cunningham

The Post Exchange

Sports: Kentucky Derby Becomes Street-Car Classic as Col. Winn Keeps Its 69-Year Record Unbroken. By Sgt. Dan Polier

Pvts. Durocher and Dimaggio, of the Army of the United States

YANK Gets Around ( Fiji Island natives check one out )