The WWII 300th Combat Engineers

After WWII
Coming home to New York City

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After VE-Day, 1945

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Isador Mociulski (left) and Norman Webb (right) in Germany after the war
Photo: NW

Isador Mociulski and Norman Webb

Charles Farley (left) and Randy Hanes on the Main River in Aschaffenburg, Germany after VE-Day
Photo: RH

Charles Farley and Randy Hanes

Sgt. Donald Geiser in Aschaffenburg, Germany, after VE Day
Photo: RH

Donald Geiser

Donald Geiser, Randy Hanes, Charles Durant, William Reynolds in Aschaffenburg, Germany after VE-Day
Photo: RH

Geiser, Hanes, Durant, Reynolds

Donald Geiser, Randy Hanes, Charles Durant, William Reynolds in Aschaffenburg, Germany after VE-Day
Photo: RH

Geiser, Hanes, Durant, Reynolds

John Durant, William Reynolds, Randy Hanes, Charles Farley, Main River, Aschaffenburg July, 1945
Photo: RH

John Durant, William Reynolds, Randy Hanes, Charles Farley

Dan Grob in Aschaffenburg, Germany July, 1945
Photo: DG

Dan Grob

Left to right, Herbert Heisbach, Alex Turalewior, Joseph Church, Warren Chancellor, Zurich, August 30, 1945
Photo: WC

Herbert Heisbach, Alex Turalewior, Joseph Church, Warren Chancellor

Coming home for Hubert Reinke
Photo: HR

Hubert Reinke

Coming home to NY - Salvation Army ship in background
Photo: HR

Coming home to NY

Hubert Reinke coming home
Photo: HR

Hubert Reinke

Hubert Reinke on ship coming home
Photo: HR

Hubert Reinke

Hubert Reinke on the way home
Photo: HR

Hubert Reinke

A view of the beach at Nice, France when Japan surrended
Photo: RH

Nice, France when Japan surrended

Nice, France
Photo: RH

Nice, France

Daniel Grob (left) and Charles Cubby (right) in Nice, France June, 1945.
Photo: DG

Daniel Grob and Charles Cubby

Randy Hanes (left) and John Durant in Nice, France after Japan had just surrended
Photo: RH

Randy Hanes

Randy Hanes, John Durant and Charles Farley in Nice, France when Japan surrendered
Photo: RH

Randy Hanes, John Durant and Charles Farley in Nice

Randy Hanes, John Durant, and Charles Farley on French Riviera when Japan surrendered
Photo: RH

Randy Hanes, John Durant, and Charles Farley on French Riviera

Daniel Grob somewhere in France
Photo: DG

Daniel Grob

Preston Gatlin on R & R at the Eiffel Tower in Paris, France
Photo: WC

Preston Gatlin

Jack Burke (right), May 1945 in NYC
Photo: JB

Jack Burke May 1945

Frank Borgorno, center, Sam Amorino, right. Low pointers going home and then on to the Pacific... or so they thought.
Photo: AS

Frank Borgorno and Sam Amorino

Low Pointers after VE Day heading home for retraining for Japan... or so they thought.
Photo: AS

Low Pointers after VE Day

Nazis Quit
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Nazis Quit

Tyler newspaper for V-J Day 1945
Photo: PR

Tyler newspaper for V-J Day

The last mile to discharge
Photo: FN

The last mile to discharge

Donald Ross discharge papers, November 5, 1945
Photo: FN

Donald Ross discharge papers

Cpl. Don Richter looking out over the destroyed city of Le Havre, France after V-E Day, fall 1945
Photo: DR

Looking out over the destroyed city of Le Havre