William Henry "Bill" Mauldin was an American editorial cartoonist who won two Pulitzer Prizes ... While in Chicago, Mauldin met Will Lang Jr. and became fast friends with him. Lang Jr. later became a ... for his cartoons. Mauldin wanted Willie and Joe to be killed on the last day of combat, but Stars and Stripes dissuaded him.


Willie and Joe are stock characters representing United States infantry soldiers during World War II. They were created and drawn by American cartoonist Bill Mauldin from 1940 ... General George S. Patton, Jr. in particular felt offended by the cartoons. Mauldin was ordered to meet him in March 1945 in Patton's quarters in ...


We've made a selection of several Willie and Joe cartoons, with many thanks to ... "Mauldin's cartoons of Willie and Joe, the two mud-covered, dry-humored ...


He had created his characters, Willie and Joe, at age 18, before Pearl Harbor, ... controversy among army brass and incensed General George S. Patton, Jr.


Apr 12, 2013 ... Military Dogs: Willie information and photos from Olive-Drab.com. ... George S. Patton, Jr. surrounded by his staff. ... Bill Mauldin Meets Patton.


Aug 7, 2003 ... One of the first, and sometime the only, things people think about when they hear the name Bill Mauldin is World War II. His characters Willie ...


Jan 23, 2003 ... Memorial Lt Eugene M. Thomas Jr (Marion, Al) .... Cartoonist Bill Mauldin, friend of GIs as creator of 'Willie and Joe,' ... Mauldin, who was an Army rifleman, drew a pair of tired and downtrodden soldiers named Willie and Joe, ...


Floyd Coker Jr., Joseph A. Day Jr., Dell G. Evans (d. ... Bobby J. Bell, Herman C. Brown, Vernon C. Buchanan, Charles L. Carruthers, Willie C. Click, ... Thomas E. Madding, Jr., Joseph P. Mantooth, Donald J. Maudlin, Charles T. Montgomery, ...


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