Beating the Odds
There are many stories of those who beat the odds and returned from the war. These are just a few of those stories that occurred to alumni of Garfield High School.
- Risto Milosevich, Private, Intelligence and Reconaissance Platoon, 394th Infantry Regiment, 99th Division, USA (Interview, Digital Collections of the National WWII Museum)
- Francisco Aguerrebere, Private, 82nd Airborne Division Paratrooper (Voces Oral History Project, University of Texas at Austin)
- John S Hernandez, Waist Gunner, B-26 (Voces Oral History Project, University of Texas at Austin)
- Celso Jaquez, PVT, USMC (Interviews, Veterans History Project, Planes of Fame Air Museum) Interview 1 Interview 2 Interview 3 Interview 4 Interview 5 Interview 6 Interview 7 Interview 8