Calabasas vet recalls WWII battles in South Pacific




V-DAY—WWII veteran Harold Arkoff poses with a Japanese soldier in November 1945, following the surrender.
A World War II veteran who fought in the South Pacific during his teen years says that everyone should fly the American flag on Memorial Day and pause to honor the service men and women who have died in the line of duty.
Calabasas resident Harold Arkoff, 85, served in the Cannon Company 162nd Infantry, 41st Division from 1943 to 1946. During World War II, infantrymen in U.S. Army&rsquo...

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