George and Nicholas Fokakis were both drafted into the U.S. Army in August of 1943. After their induction and completion of basic training, both were stationed in New Guinea (albeit in different locations and with different divisions) and participated in battle there.
 
Transcript Number 747
Title: George and Nicholas Fokakis: Remembering World War II
Interviewee: George and Nicholas Fokakis
Interviewer: Paul Zarbock
Date of Interview: April 5, 2006 / September 15, 2006
Location of Interview: Wilmington, NC
Description: Mini DV
Documentation: 1 Typed Transcript
Series: World War II Veterans Oral History Preservation Project
Series: Voices of Experience