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John Souther | 81st Reconnaissance Battalion, 1st Armored Division - Army

8:59   |   John Souther was already in the Army when Pearl Harbor was bombed and he immediately was engaged in stepped up training. He went with the 1st Armored Division to the first invasion of the war, North Africa. Pummeled by Rommel at first, they prevailed and then went on to Italy.

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