Monthly Archives: May 2017

U.S. 10TH MOUNTAIN DIVISION MARCHES IN RIO DE JANEIRO: AN ALMOST HOMECOMING By Sgt. Don Cooke YANK Staff Correspondent RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL—A platoon of the 10th Mountain Division drew something a little different in overseas […]

SNOW AND SAND Men at War in the Aleutian Islands and North Africa For More on the War in the Aleutians and North Africa Check Out: Last Letters from Attu: The True Story of Etta Jones, […]

TWO PARATROOPERS WANT TO GET INTO ARMY DEEP-SEA DIVING Dear YANK: This will sound phoney as hell, but we’re not kidding, YANK. We’re in the Paratroopers, and I guess there are no greater misfits in the Army […]

MILITARY JUSTICE – SOLDIERS OFFER WAYS TO HELP ARMY COURTS-MARTIAL SYSTEM Dear YANK: Recent public attacks on the Army courts-martial system have brought into focus a situation which has been in need of corrective action for […]

VETERANS ON THE FARM GIs experienced on the land can borrow cash from the FSA of the Department of Agriculture to buy new farms or restock their old ones. By Cpl. Hyman Goldberg YANK Staff Writer […]

Salvaged and restored: The story of the Kawanishi N1K-J Shiden 紫電 probably flown by Kaneyoshi Muto 武藤 金義 By Pierre Kosmidis On November 18, 1978, Japanese scuba divers discovered approximately 200 meters from the shore in Jyoen Hisayoshi […]

LABOR AND VETS – GI WRITES ABOUT HIS POSITION ON LABOR STRIKES Dear YANK: For the last 45 months I’ve listened to Orientation officers and I & E officers tell us how important a job labor […]

FORMER VALET TO HOLLYWOOD STARS GREETS THEM AT MIDDLE EAST AIR BASE By Cpl. Sam D. Melson YANK Staff Correspondent SOMEWHERE IN THE MIDDLE EAST—“Hi, Budd, how’s everything?”  said Frederic March to Cpl. Ralph C. Budd […]


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