Sgt. Joseph Holmes of Cumberland, Md., is heavily-bearded and battle-worn from days of fighting in the Bastogne, Belgium area. He is typical of the hard-fighting infantrymen from C Company, 320th Infantry Regiment, 35th Division, 10 Jan., 1945
WAVES reading a news article about Victory over Japan (VJ) Day, August 1945 ~
Fresh reinforcements arriving on Omaha
Late 1930's. German, Austrian and Czechoslovakian children of Jewish descent were permitted to leave their countries and families on the Kindertransport; a train bound for Britain. These children ranged in age from infant to 17 and were placed with families in Britain. Many never saw their parents again.