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COMBAT STORIES FROM World War II

Lofton Hill | 187th Infantry Regiment, 11th Airborne Division - Army

3:24   |   Lofton Hill saw a buddy take a near direct hit from a mortar shell. He caught some shrapnel himself but his bandolier deflected it. It wasn't long after they secured their area in Luzon that the war ended.

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