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War As My Fathers Tank Battalion Knew It

Aaron Elson went to a reunion of the 712th Tank Battalion in 1987, seven years after his father passed away. Aaron was so moved by the stories the veterans shared that he returned two reunions later with a tape recorder. The rest is history. Oral history.

info_outline Ed "Smoky" Stuever Part 1 07/31/2020
info_outline Tail Gunner Sam Part 2 07/12/2020
info_outline Tail Gunner Sam Part 1 07/05/2020
info_outline Big Andy 06/21/2020
info_outline The Company Commander 06/15/2020
info_outline The 4th of July on the 6th of June 06/06/2020
info_outline Good News Bad News 05/30/2020
info_outline Memorial Day: Pine Valley 05/25/2020
info_outline Paris, Illinois 05/16/2020
info_outline This episode is personal 05/09/2020
info_outline How Cold Was It? The Battle of the Bulge 04/26/2020
info_outline Sam and Joe 04/18/2020
info_outline "The Iron Cross and a Three-Day Pass": Habscheid 04/12/2020
info_outline A couple of tankers talking World War II 04/06/2020
info_outline A tank recovery unit driver in World War II 03/28/2020
info_outline The Man Who Wasn't There 03/08/2020
info_outline Once Upon a Tank in the Bulge 03/02/2020
info_outline "What Do You Want, To Live Forever?" 02/23/2020
info_outline The Road to Falaise 02/16/2020
info_outline Valentine's Day 02/05/2020
info_outline Lieutenant Warfield's Widow 01/20/2020
info_outline Hill 122 Part 9: The Turning Plow 12/25/2019
info_outline Hill 122 Part 8: "It says here hand to hand combat ... that's me." 12/15/2019
info_outline Hill 122, Part 7: A Side Trip to Anzio 11/18/2019
info_outline Hill 122, Part 6: No Man's Land 11/10/2019
info_outline Hill 122, Part 5: Jim Flowers' statement 11/07/2019
info_outline Hill 122, Part 4: Survivor Guilt 11/04/2019
info_outline Episode 21: Hill 122, Part 3: The motorcycle (kettenrad) 10/29/2019
info_outline Hill 122 Part 2: Louis Gerrard 10/22/2019
info_outline Hill 122 Part 1 10/18/2019