Vanity Fair Magazine Articles
The Atlantic Monthly Articles
The Outlook Articles
People Today Articles
American Legion Monthly Articles
Sea Power Magazine Articles
Confederate Veteran Magazine Articles
flapper magazine Articles
La Baionnette Articles
PIC Magazine Articles
Outing Magazine Articles
Stage Magazine Articles
Life Magazine  Articles
National Park Service Histories Articles
Punch Magazine Articles
Men's Wear Articles
Current Literature Articles
The New York Times Articles
Hearst's Sunday American Articles
Click Magazine Articles
Creative Art Magazine Articles
Rob Wagner's Script Articles
The New Republic Articles
American Legion Weekly Articles
The Smart Set Articles
Photoplay Magazine Articles
Leslie's Magazine Articles
Ken Magazine Articles
PM  Articles
Saturday Review of Literature Articles
The Dial Magazine Articles
Theatre Arts Magazine Articles
The North American Review Articles
Direction Magazine Articles
'47 Magazine Articles
Film Spectator Articles
Film Daily Articles
Trench Warfare History Articles


Kilroy Was Here
Article Surfer
<— Prev    |    Next —>

These three columns attached serve as good examples that illustrate the wide-spread curiosity found in most quarters of the United States as to who was this G.I. who kept writing "KILROY WAS HERE" on so many walls, both foreign and domestic, during the past three and a half years of war? It was not simply the returning veterans who felt a need to know, but the folks who had toiled on the home front as well.

The last two articles purport to actually identify the fellow, and the first article, by television wit Cal Tinney (1908 - 1993), assumed a far more poetic approach on the subject and characterized that most famous of graffiti practitioners as a sort of "everyman".

Read about the slaughter of American P.O.W.s in Belgium...


Who was Kilroy? (Various Sources, 1946 -7)

Who was Kilroy? (Various Sources, 1946 -7)

Who was Kilroy? (Various Sources, 1946 -7)

Article Surfer
<— Prev    |    Next —>







Copyright 2008 Old Magazine Articles