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  • Kill or Be Killed

  • A World War II Oral History Interview with Vern Schmidt
  • By: Aaron Elson
  • Length: 1 hr and 50 mins
  • Speech
  • Categories: History, Americas
  • 3.5 out of 5 stars (2 ratings)

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Summary

Vern Schmidt was assigned to the 90th Infantry Division in February of 1945, along with two other replacements. Within 10 days, the other two were dead. This interview includes stories from Vern's wife Dona, whose family moved from Texas to California during the heart of the Dust Bowl.

©2011 Aaron Elson (P)2011 Aaron Elson

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