Editor's note: This is a series of interviews with the island's World War II survivors leading up to the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Guam.

Editor's note: This is the first story in a series about war survivors' recollections as the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Guam approaches.

Editor's note: This is the second story in a series about war survivors' recollections as the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Guam approaches.

Editor's note: This is the fourth story in a series about war survivors' recollections as the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Guam approaches.

Editor's note: This is the fifth story in a series about war survivors' recollections as the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Guam approaches.

Editor's note: This is the sixth story in a series about war survivors' recollections as the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Guam approaches.