Mark Elam, right, spent eight years interviewing his father, Willie J. Elam, 94, about his combat experiences in the South Pacific during World War II. The interviews resulted in a book.
Mark Elam, right, spent eight years interviewing his father, Willie J. Elam, 94, about his combat experiences in the South Pacific during World War II. The interviews resulted in a book. Herald-Leader
Mark Elam, right, spent eight years interviewing his father, Willie J. Elam, 94, about his combat experiences in the South Pacific during World War II. The interviews resulted in a book. Herald-Leader