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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.

Would you like to add a photo of you World War II veteran to this gallery? E-mail it to online editor Andrea Copley-Smith.

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Matt Hempel

File photo/The Herald-Dispatch Clockwise from left, Walt Pugsley of Randolph, N.J., Bill Bizzell of Cleveland, Miss., John Dumont of Peterstown, W.Va., David Smith of Proctorville, Ohio, and Jack Amphlett of Naples, Fla., served together during World War II. The five former B24 bomber flight crew members held a reunion in October 2005 at Smith's Proctorville home.