|Railsplitters: The Story of the 84th Infantry Division|
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Second Row--left to right --Andy--Hespedi-Bill Arndt--Monzo
Third Row John Baylin--Ben Madanick-Dom Carlini--Harry M Rightnour
Life during war; European Theater,
"This is the Kraut from the plane that landedclose to our gunwhen we were near the Elbe River.A few weeks before the war ended. The top of his head was cut-off and and every bone in his body broken."...Harry Rightnour...
Harry Rightnour, Ft Fisher
"A little souvenier of Marcelle Thill for my best friend Harry"....August 19, 1945, Luxenbourg
Harry Rightnour was there dinner guest.
"These are the four half-tracks of the first platoon. Mine is C-6. This was taken in Plankstald near Hildleburg..." H. Rightnour
"...Me again chopping wood. That lump on my back is a hood. It came in mighty good on these cold days..." H Rightnour..
Soldier of Battery C, 557th A.A.A. AW Battalion wearing gloves in winter weather, Europe, 1944-1945. Soldier is use the EE-8 Field Phone handset connected to the case on the truck.
L to R...Brigham, Mitchel, Glasser
"At the Elbe River...How do you like that camaflaugejob on the pit...We dug sod and placed it around the pit"...H Rightnour
"That's me sitting on one of the flat cars we road from Brunswick (sp) to France. The row of box behind us were filled with German POW's. They were a sorry looking site (Holland)How about those beach chairs! some class..."