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Thought there have been movies and documentaries made concerning the events of World War II the story of the common man has been underrepresented. Movies like Pearl Harbor glamorize the hero and his epic love story. Untold would be the graphic accounts and emotional stresses that were experienced by the common soldier. Henry Wedman was born December 10th 1922, in the small town of Arkansas City, Kansas. Spending most of his time working on the family farm he barely had time for college let alone time to pursue the love of his life, Laverna Adler. Wedman finally accomplished his goals; he graduated high school and married Laverna at 1941. Wasting no time the two gave birth to their twenties kid Shirley, shortly after they were married. While Wedman was beginning his family the war was starting to influence American land. The Bombing of Pearl Harbor sparked the mobilization of the United States. HenryвЂ™s family was placed on hold when he was drafted in October 1942. He finished his basic training at Ft. Riley Kansas. Ft. Riley was not too far from his residence of Arkansas City. Leaving his dear wife Laverna and 1-year-old daughter Shirley supporting, Wedman spanned the Atlantic arriving in Italy. WedmanвЂ™s actions was on the hills of Mt. Della in service of Company вЂњBвЂќ. Wedman explains the motion down the slope and up the far side trying to get to the crest o.. .