1944 YANK Soldier Magazine ARMY DIVER Cover Combat News

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  • Sold Date: Jan 13,2008
  • Channel: Online Auction

Duke, Keeper of the Ephemeral Records

1944 YANK Soldier Magazine ARMY DIVER Cover Combat News

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ITEM:
Yank, The Army Weekly
By Soldiers for Soldiers

CONDITION:
Good. The cover has light corner and edge wear, with minimal soiling.
All inside pages are firmly bound and clean, with minimal edge wear. One page has a 3 inch tear at the edge.

AGE:
March 24, 1944

SIZE:
10 x 14 inches; 24 pages Check my other auctions for more great issues of Yank!
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GRAPHICS/ILLUSTRATIONS:
Filled with photos and artwork, most of it by soldiers in the field!

Some illustrations include:
Soldier-Diver Cover: SSgt. Woodman H Atterbury in a "home made" diving helmet!!
Transport airplanes and personnel
3 Sets of Identical Twin Combat Pilots
GI Prison
Soldier drawn art
The Pin Up Girl...
AND MORE!

CONTENTS (PARTIAL):
ATC India-China Wing (Air Transport)

COUNTERATTACK!
"When the Germans launched a drive against the stunned and reduced American forces pushing on San Pietro, it took a couple of mortars, a couple of heroes and a lot of plain guts to stop them."

GIs GONE WRONG GET STRAIGHTENED OUT IN PROGRESSIVE AFRICAN PRISON

TALES OF SONGS, SHIPS & CIGARETTES FROM ANZIO BEACHHEAD

FIRST STOP BACK HOME FOR AIR FORCE GIs
Redistribution Stations!

EYES OF THE GUNS
Bougainville Field Artillery Spotters

SEAGOING SOLDIERS
These guys plant mines at the entrances to the Panama Canal! Nice photos!

THE FOXHOLE BUSINESS
Soldier written fiction

SAD SACK CARTOON

CAMP NEWS
Nicely illustrated with candid photos.

IRENE MANNING... Pin Up Girl
Starred with Cagney in "Yankee Doodle Dandy"!

SPORTS NEWS

AND MORE!!!!

COMMENTS:
A great look at a slice of World War Two! Since the Yank is BY soldiers FOR soldiers, you see what they found important and interesting! Be sure to check my other issues of Yank on auction now!

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