I am Steve k, 43, in Augusta, Kansas. I am a range ecologist by professional and history buff on my free time. Mostly military history. I have been attracted to WWII since I was 10, as far as I can tell. And few family members that fought in the war. My fathers dad was a MP, 9th bat., 3rd army. Follow Patton from Africa to Germany. Saw a lot of bad things, including a concentrated camp. He had a cousin that was in Company B, 803rd Engineers. Station at Ft. Stotsenberg, Philippine island in October 23, 1941. April 9, 1942 was a POW and did the Death March until April 19th where he arrived to Camp O'Donnell prison camp. In August 5th, 1942 he was transferred to Cabanatuan Prison Camp. October 5th, 1942 he was put onto a hell ship Tottori Maru and sent to Pusan, Korea then onto Mukden Prison Camp in Manchuria in November 11, 1942. It wasn’t util August 21st, 1945 he was liberated by the Russian Army.