Stories of Service

20th Infantry Co E

My grandfather served in the 6th Division and is alive and well at 85. I would love to talk to someone that served with him or even better, knew him. His name is Edwin Harris from Ft Collins CO Hello, my grandpa served in the 6th Division and is alive and well at 85....

Taps In Memoriam

Sergeant Frank Toth - 6th Infantry Division, WWII Veteran. Saw action in the liberation of the Philippines as a tank commander. Frank E. Toth FRANK E. TOTH HIGHLAND, IN Frank E. Toth, age 90, of Highland, passed away at home on Thursday, April 16, 2009 surrounded by...

Taps: In memoriam Col.Charles J.Larsen

Col. Charles J.Larsen, born August 23rd 1915. and served with the 6th infantry division throughout the campaigns in New Guinea and Luzon passed away on January 14, 2009 at the age of 93. He was buried with full military honors in Arlington National Cemetery on March...

Ltc William S Dalton

Ltc William S Dalton, 85, of Jackson,Ky, passed away on August 14, 2008 which is V-J Day. He was a member of the 6th Medical Co. D. He is survived by one son William, one daughter Lynne and one special grandson Hunter. We have been blessed with a truly wonderful...

In Memory of George Burt

In Memory of George Burt, 20th Infantry Regiment, 6th Infantry. George Burt passed away on March 24, 2008 at the age of 91 in Oceanside, California due to complications from Alzheimer's. George entered into active service on 6/25/41. He served as Battalion Adjutant...

Taps: In Memoriam to 6th Infantry Members

Melvin Woodrow Johnson 9/9/1924 to 9/19/2004 6th Combat Engineer Battalion Melvin Woodrow Johnson, of Everett Washington joined the 6th Infantry Division at Camp San Luis Obispo, California before the Division was shipped to Hawaii and its first combat assignments in...

The Battle Of Luzon Compared With Other Battles Of World War II

Dear Members of the 6th Infantry Division: I have had the occasion to search for available statistics over the internet regarding World War II and have discovered that the Battle for Luzon is commonly and, unfortunately, overlooked by the public when we recall World...

Film Footage of the 6th Infantry Division

Actual film footage of the 6th Infantry Division can be purchased from Amazon.com or PBS from the four-part-series entitled "THE ROAD TO TOKYO," from Columbia River Entertainment, originally released in 2000. The footage includes a short film from the US Army Signal...