What do you remember about what your grandparents and parents told you about WWII?

1. What do you remember about what your grandparents and parents told you about WWII? How were the enemies Japan, Germany, and Italy perceived during that time in the US, especially considering the fact that many immigrants from all three nations lived in the US? How was the social climate during the war?

2 .Saving Private Ryan. What were your impressions about how soldiers related to heir life and family back home, and what do you think about the graphic dimensions of the movie?