George E. Steiger

(1905 — 1960), Captain, U.S. Army. P.O.W. in the Philippines and Japan.

September 26, 1945

Sailed from Manila 1:30 PM. Ran down Filipino fishing boat with 18 men aboard 11 PM.   [The Philippine portion of the diary ends here]

September 22, 1945

Roundabout with Tom Sawyer in AM. Drew clothing in PM. Tom Sawyer, Jane Lownsberry, Betty Van Kirk and I to 21 Club.