Echoes of WWII

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Steve G: tmayer, my dad passed when I was just 9 years old, so he never really talked in depth to me about his service. My understanding is that he really never did go into detail with anyone about it, as far as I ever heard. Dec 8, 2020 23:29:05 GMT 8
Steve G: tmayer, dad's decorations: Asiatic-Pacific Theater Ribbon w/3 bronze battle stars & 1 Bronze Arrowhead, Philippine Liberation Ribbon w/1 Bronze Star, Good Conduct Medal, Meritorious Unit Award, WWII Victory Medal Dec 8, 2020 23:34:27 GMT 8
FoCo NoCo Guy: Wild Bill Massello was my HS Calculus teacher '66-'67 in El Paso. Quiet, competent - never talked about his military service. Jan 4, 2021 10:38:37 GMT 8
David Hyde: I have just added some photos by Scott Petrill taken in 1984 to my web page www.delahyde.com/lubang/pagesl/Grande_Island_Ex_Fort_Wint.html
and one of them resembles the image in: Zd874. The Fort Wint Switch Board Room (SBR) above. Is this correct?
Feb 25, 2021 13:22:02 GMT 8
BLussier: Hi David! Mar 6, 2021 10:51:49 GMT 8
BLussier: Hi David, Mar 6, 2021 10:52:04 GMT 8
BLussier: I am the niece of Pvt. Robert D. Turner 13030357 listed as MIA on Corregidor. Still working with DPAA on Robert’s case. In the first entry on thread you mention a report and give info from Col. (Chaplain) Boerman that references cremating bodies in tunnel Mar 6, 2021 10:58:01 GMT 8
BLussier: Is it possible to get a copy of that report? DPAA analyst never heard this before. I read the same info in a book. It was reported by a doc in the tunnel. Unfortunately I did not write the book title/ author info so can not use that info as evidence this Mar 6, 2021 11:02:20 GMT 8
BLussier: is what could have happened to Robert’s body. Thank you! Bobbye (Turner) Lussier Mar 6, 2021 11:04:28 GMT 8
fortman: Hi Karl, Mar 8, 2021 13:50:18 GMT 8
fortman: Hi Karl, Mar 8, 2021 13:50:30 GMT 8
chadhill: Bobbye Turner Lussier: Try this link to a 10 page FB post I made on the subject. I don't see Pvt Turner's name but he could be one of the unknowns mentioned. It references Borneman's letter. www.facebook.com/photo?fbid=669228826984753&set=gm.250860 Mar 8, 2021 23:01:08 GMT 8
chadhill: Bobbye Turner Lussier: I can send you the report via email if you PM (personal message) me on this forum with your email address. Mar 8, 2021 23:04:18 GMT 8
chadhill: Bobbye Turner Lussier: Here is another (and better) link to the report I made on FB: www.facebook.com/groups/218013661723510/permalink/1339589579565907 Mar 8, 2021 23:20:37 GMT 8
Karl Welteke: What is on your mind, fortman Mar 15, 2021 7:47:33 GMT 8
D.C. Barnett: Karl: Pls. contact me Ref AmLeg Post Olongapo. I'm at Ssloppy_drunk@protonmail.com - Thanx! Mar 15, 2021 18:03:16 GMT 8
Karl Welteke: D.C.Barnett, I sent you an email and phone number Mar 16, 2021 5:31:53 GMT 8
Ronny Mauldin: I live in Morong and if you are in the area again, would like to meetup. Ronny Mauldin FB_Messenger:ronny.mauldin51 Mar 29, 2021 14:29:02 GMT 8
Ronny Mauldin: Can anyone tell me how to get a copy of the USGS Morong map? Mar 29, 2021 14:30:19 GMT 8
chadhill: Ronny Mauldin: THe AMS 1944 map for Moron can be seen here. Click on the map to enlarge it to full scale: legacy.lib.utexas.edu/maps/ams/luzon/txu-pclmaps-oclc-6528802-olongapo.jpg Apr 3, 2021 20:42:42 GMT 8
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