War! “Automobile headlights were painted out except for tiny slits. You could see cars oncoming, but the driver couldn’t see. Panic would occur when people thought attack was under way. Then if a light was ...
Charles Brume: "For years I wouldn’t talk about this stuff. Last few years, I’ll talk about it."
Posted November 18, 1993
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World War II — San Diego eyewitnesses
San Diego recruit fought in bloodiest 76 hours of World War II – Tarawa
"What I saw ... was, I am certain, one of the greatest works of devastation wrought by man. Words are not adequate to describe what I saw on this island of less than a square ...