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Generations Store "Piecing the Past Together"
Stories from the World War II Battlefield By Jennifer Holik
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All the tools researchers need to start exploring their World War II soldier’s service are included in this volume. The tools include: the basics of starting research. Tips for online and... More > offline military research. Instructions for ordering the Official Military Personnel File and collateral records to reconstruct service history. Tips on researching the service history of women who served in the Army and Air Corps. And, tips for placing the soldier into historical context using higher level records. Through dozens of examples, checklists, and document images, researchers are taught how to analyze the Official Military Personnel File, records created for the Missing, the Prisoners, and the Dead, and numerous other records which may help reconstruct the service history. This is the most important reference guide researchers need to begin researching and writing the story of their Army, Air Corps, and National Guard World War II soldier today.< Less
To Soar with the Tigers, The Life and Diary of Flying Tiger, Robert Brouk By Jennifer Holik-Urban
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This is the story of Flying Tiger Robert Brouk, a Flight Leader in the 3rd Squadron of the American Volunteer Group. In the months prior to Pearl Harbor, until the disbandment of the American... More > Volunteer Group in July 1942, the Flying Tigers valiantly fought the Japanese over the skies of Burma and China. This story contains Robert’s complete war diary. The diary outlines his dramatic experiences from the moment he enlisted in the American Volunteer Group to its disbandment. His story also contains snapshots of the life he led upon his return to his home in Cicero, Illinois; a graphic account of his untimely death; and accounts of how Robert has been remembered through the years.< Less