Oral History Session #1
Date:March 28, 2007
Place:Monroe Township, New Jersey
Transcript Production Team:Domingo Duarte
Joseph T. Salerno
Salerno, Joseph T. Oral History Interview, March 28, 2007, by Shaun Illingworth and Michael Perchiacca, Page #, Rutgers Oral History Archives. Online: Insert URL (Last Accessed: Insert Date).
Description:Mr. Salerno served as a rifleman in the 106th Infantry Division in the European Theater during WWII. He was captured during the Battle of the Bulge and was imprisoned for the remainder of the war in Stalag IV-B and at a worksite near Gleina, Germany. During the Korean War, he served as a public affairs officer for the US Army Transportation Corps in Korea and Japan. In his postwar career, he worked as a Veterans Administration administrator.