Driving the Red Ball Express

Without the Red Ball Express, some historians believe the war in Europe could have dragged on a lot longer, writes Bill Siuru

Drivers of the segregated 514th Quartermaster Group being inspected by army brass. US ARMY TRANSPORTATION MUSEUM
 pictures as credited

Private First Class Roland Smith from Starkville, Mississippi and his GI buddies would often spend an evening tipping back a few pints and competing in a game of darts with locals in an English pub. 

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