Merrill's Marauders – Myths of the Greatest Generation

Steven Douglas Whitener – January 7, 2019


–This airing we discuss some general history of World War II from a "boots on the ground" perspective. We discuss the mission of the 5307th Composite Unit Provisional in particular, popularly known by the media as Merrill's Marauders. Our host Steven's father had fought in this unit behind Japanese lines in 1944 Northern Burma. Rollie and Richard contribute during the final segment. ~