Bill Mauldin's Willie and Joe will forever be the image of the American combat infantryman in the European Theater during World War II.
These cartoons are from the book UP FRONT by Bill Mauldin. Copyright © 1945 Henry Holt and Company. Mauldin, born in 1921, had a long and successful career drawing editorial cartoons. He died in 2003.
The WILLIE AND JOE THE WWII YEARS collection is from Fantagraphics, and can be ordered through Amazon.com.