• World War II Court Martial records. I am researching a Negro/African-American man who enlisted in the US Army or Army Air Corps in 1943 and who reportedly was court martialed for refusing to defer to a white officer. Is there a record group specific to Wo

    I am researching a Negro/African-American man who enlisted in the US Army or Army Air Corps in 1943 and who reportedly was court martialed for refusing to defer to a white officer. Is there a record group specific to ...
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  • Seeking information & photos of Black Americans

    There were hundreds or thousands of Black Americans (both men and women) who served in the US military and were stationed in The Philippines, Guam, Wake Island throughout the 1920s, 1930s, and up to 7 Dec 1941/8 Dec 1...
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  • Seeking information about Tuskegee Airmen

    Hi there! This community has been really helpful in the past, so I'm hoping you can answer another question related to African Americans in the military. I am working on a state historical marker for the Freeman Army ...
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  • Seeking records of Ninth Army during WWII

    Hello, I am seeking information on Belgian Volunteers, 12th Battalion attached to the Ninth US Army during WWII.
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  • Searching information about S/SGT Fay E Jansen

    Hello, my name is Roy and I live in Maastricht in the southern part of the Netherlands. in the Netherlands, it is common to adopt a grave of a WWII soldier to honor their sacrifice and keep their memory alive.  ...
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  • How can I obtain a picture of Captain Thurston Eskelin, whose grave I adopted at the American cemetery in Margraten, the Netherlands. I did find his family, but they unfortunately have no pictures and hardly any information about Thurston.

    I would really like to know who Thurston Eskelin was and how he looked like. 
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  • Seeking photo of Army unit that captured Sielsdorf, Germany in March 1945

    I am trying to find a photo taken of an Army unit in Germany in 1945. Specifically, it's a photo of an Army patrol unit that was part of the 8th Division of the 121st Infantry after they captured Sielsdorf, Germany on...
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  • Rescue operation for 418th Night Fighter Squadron, July - August 1944

    On 27 July 1944, 1Lt Ira M. Barnett flying a B-25H of the 418 N(ight) F(ighter) S(quadron) 5th AF, was hit in the left engine during an attack on a Japanese barge and had to make a crash landing in a sago swamp some 6...
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  • Seeking letter sent to family of soldier KIA in WWII

    My uncle was killed in Luzon during the closing days of World War II and my grandmother received an official letter from the government. The original letter has been lost. Is there any possibility a copy of that lette...
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  • Seeking identity of a WWII sailor

    I am seeking the identity of a WWII Navy sailor. This photograph was taken about 1943-1945 in Honolulu.  
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  • Seeking WWII military records of Gerald Ernest Baer

    Please point me in direction I need to go to obtain my dad's US Navy records from WWII. I'll be happy to print out and submit whatever forms and pay fee(s) for the records.  Thanks.
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  • Looking for WWII records for Herbert Host

    I am looking for any WWII military records for Herbert Host from Brooklyn, NY (my grandfather).  I know he was part of the Normandy invasion but I think he came across the channel on day 2 or 3. Thanks!
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  • Seeking a list of Purple Heart recipients for WWII soldiers

    Is there a list of Purple Heart recipients for WWII soldiers in the US Army?
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  • Seeking my father's WWII military records

    I need help find my late father's WWII military records.
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  • Seeking photos of soldiers who served in WWII

    Are there photos of soldiers who served in WWII?
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  • Want an IDPF of a WWII Navy veteran

    How do I request IDPF information for a WWII Navy veteran?
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  • Seeking names of nurses who served in WWII, Korea & Vietnam

    How can I find the names of the nurses who served in WWII, Korea, and Vietnam?
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  • Seeking how my uncle was killed in WWII

    I am trying to find out when and where my uncle was killed in WWII. Can anyone direct me?
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  • Seeking a list of WWII service members

    I have uncles who served in WWII.  Is there a listing of all who served in WWII including their rank, deployments, battles, etc?  How do I obtain such information?
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  • Seeking my grandfather's WWII military unit

    I am looking for my grandfather's WWII military unit and records. I have already submitted a request for his DD-214, but I would like to know what area of Europe he was deployed to. What campaigns he participated in? ...
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