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Delano Brister's grandfather had a barn on his property that was used once during a military training operation by a...
When Selwyn Gilmore was in Tucson [Annotator's Note: Tucson, Arizona], there was a WAC [Annotator's Note: Women's Army...
Robert Stoop figures he did his job and his duty during the war. He feels he was not the best officer, but did what had...
At times during his space odyssey on Apollo VIII, James Lovell would have to communicate with the public on earth. At...
Sterling Cale received several different military decorations. He received multiple Purple Hearts, a Bronze Star, and a...
Norman Hatch [Annotator's Note: a photographer in the US Marine Corps] feels some of the films about World War 2 are...
[Annotator's Note: All of the locations listed in this clip are in the Philippines.] Robert Prince remembers New Year's...
In the early 1930s when the Japanese invaded Manchuria then moved into China, Ralph Weymouth’s group was being pushed...
Bruce McCormick returned to Camp Pendleton [Annotator's Note: Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton in San Diego County,...
Louis Massengale feels that it is very important for the younger generation to learn about World War 2. He said the war...
Coming home from outer space was joyous, according to James Lovell, although the significance of the flight wasn't...
Bill Connelly was reassigned as an MP [Annotator's Note: military police] with the 98th infantry Division during the...
As a manager for Republic Aviation during the Vietnam War, Donald Strait spent a month each at Taklhi and Korat, air...
During World War 1, Archibald Rackerby's mother worked for the Navy as a clerk. Her father worked for the Government...
Hersey Goodwin was in high school, and they talked current events in the mornings. They knew about it [Annotator's Note...
James Warren David was sent to Pensacola [Annotator's Note: Pensacola, Florida] for rehabilitation. He was transferred...
George Peto has kept numerous photographs and documents from and regarding the war and shared them with interviewer....
James Warren David recalled getting seasick occasionally, especially if the conditions were rough. After serving in the...
In June 1950, William Jennings Bryan Harrison, Jr. was drafted into the Army for the Korean War [Annotator's Note:...
John Bradley returned from Korea [Annotator's Note: Korean War, 25 June 1950 to 27 July 1953] and attended jump school...
Gene Alair received some schooling at government expense back when he was married. He had been sent back to Harvard...
Robert Kelso's unit was sent back all at one time [Annotator’s Note: Robert Kelso served on a gun crew with the 342nd...
After V-J Day [Annotator's Note: Victory Over Japan Day, 15 August 1945], Albert Reale spent another six months in the...
Henry Quinton Pike returned to the United States to be trained as a platoon instructor but he did not like that duty....
Bruno S. Rinas began working on a rented farm and eventually got better. He believes that if you leave many things...
Russell Clay has some regrets that he did not serve more than six years in the Navy. He enjoyed his service and could...
Samuel Lombardo did not think much of the German people. He felt they were negligent in allowing Hitler's [Annotator's...
Arthur Joseph Arceneaux Junior returned home via San Diego [Annotator’s Note: San Diego, California]. He made a lot of...
When the war started, there was mass hysteria against anything Japanese. Terry Shima and others were treated like...
Schuyler Lininger departed Tokyo [Annotator's Note: Tokyo, Japan] for San Francisco [Annotator's Note: San Francisco,...
George Vincent Ross used the G.I. Bill [Annotator's Note: the G.I. Bill, or Servicemen's Readjustment Act of 1944, was...
Another man John Elliott worked with in the Soil Conservation Service was going abroad with the Foreign Aid Program,...
When he left the Navy, Carey Suratt worked as a brick man for the Pennsylvania railroad. He helped make coal cars....
Norman Alden Briggs came home in 1946 and married on 7 May 1947. He went to trade school using the G.I. Bill [Annotator...
Ernest Chauvin got orders to go to Korea [Annotator's Note: Korean War, 25 June 1950 to 27 July 1953] and spent a year...
After liberation, Charles Harrison was taken to a Guam fleet hospital, and thought it was heaven. The galley was open...

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