Aurthur S. Oakes

Hackensack High School Yearbook Photo


New Milford Text


Entered service July 15, 1942.

Trained at Camp Monmouth, N.J.

Assigned to Signal Corps.

Served at Australia; New Guinea; Good Enqah Island; Okinawa…

Wounded…Date of discharge
January 11, 1946

New Milford in World War II
Teresa M. Martin
Copyright May 30, 1947


NEW GUINEA - 1943: Australian soldiers and crews manning American made light tanks moving forward during the final push to drive the Japanese from Buna, New Guinea.

Background image of Australian soldiers and crews duringdrive the Japanese from Buna obtained from: