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Old 08-03-2012, 06:45 AM
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Interesting fact about PFC Frank P. Witek

He defied the Japanese by standing and taking them out with his BAR and hand grenades before he was cut down by a Japanese rifleman. He had only eight cartridges left out of an original 240 rounds when he was found.
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