What the Heck Kind of Password Is That?

I was a member of a small night patrol out on reconnaissance in the Ardennes in Belgium. After a brief skirmish with a German machine gun outpost, we headed back towards our lines. On the way back, we were challenged by an American machine gun outpost. In the...

Call Me Burt

Three disheartened GIs entered the tattered house and asked for Lt. Hafkin. “He ain’t here.” someone sullenly replied and pointed to a back room. “Better get some shut eye. We’re on full alert.” There was a forlorn group of fellows...