Preserving The Oral HistorIES of Combat Veterans

COMBAT STORIES FROM World War II

Bob Darino | 294th Engineer Combat Battalion, VII Corps, 1st Army - Army

6:40   |   Moving through France, Bob Darino recalls how the grateful civilians came out with toasts of strong apple brandy. After a close call with a booby trap, he was injured when a tank shell landed right under his jeep.

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