Photo courtesy of Jim Gifford
Raymond Cox, originally from, Toler, Ky., was a prisoner of war during World War II. After escaping capture, Cox survived for 11 months in the Italian countryside before rejoining his comrades.
Gallery: Memories of World War II
Jan. 07, 2009 @ 01:44 PM
The Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, ushered the United States into World War II on Dec. 7, 1941. It changed the lives of millions of Americans who put on their country's uniform and went into battle.