Sadly, my Dad (and fishing partner), Eugene Neubauer, passed away on July 6, 2019. [Obituary].
“Another veteran of World War II has gone to join his departed comrades.”
He will be greatly missed. — Doug Neubauer 7/21/19

“Say not in grief ‘he is no more’
but in thankfulness that he was.”


Looking Back… Okinawa Diary and WWII Memoirs

Eugene Neubauer, Hawaii, 1944

Compiled by Sgt. Eugene C. Neubauer
28th Photo Reconnaissance Squadron


Okinawa Diary

This diary was begun on the day we sighted Okinawa, May 6, 1945. It was closed on the evening of December 24, 1945, the day I arrived home, service discharge in hand, in time to celebrate Christmas Eve…

Okinawa Diary (pdf) – 85 pages


WWII Memoirs

WWII Memoirs (pdf) – 125 pages


The Early Years Memoirs

The years before WWII

The Early Years Memoirs (pdf / zip) – 71 pages



The 28th Photo Reconnaissance Squadron was one of the U.S. Army Air Corps’ units.

Memorial Park



Making a hardcover book from a pdf file

OfficeDepot did a good job for us…

paper: 80 lb. text gloss
paper size: letter
Full color
Double sided

71 pages – about $45
85 pages – about $50
125 pages – about $60