US-India Global Review

42 US-INDIA GLOBAL REVIEW JANUARY-MARCH 2018 Jack Evans fought with the 90th division in the bloody hedgerows of Normandy. He received the Distinguished Service Cross for saving the life of another solider under heavy fire even though he was also wounded. R.V. Burgin was a WWII Marine known for being portrayed in the TV Series “ The Pacific”. He fought on New Britain, Peleliu, and Okinawa. “Bazooka” Joe Pietroforte was a bazooka-man who received a silver star for disabling two German tanks when by himself saving his company from getting wiped out. Mr. Winzel fought with the 28th division during the Battle of Hurtgen Forest and was promoted after taking over a machine position for an entire night keeping the Germans at bay.

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