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United States. Navy

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Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Heimark, John, 1922-2016. Oral History Interview and Collection, Undated-2004.

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SMHC Collection 1720
Overview The Heimark collection consists of an audiocassette and transcript of an oral history interview conducted between Dr. John Heimark and Mickey Thao in 2004. In this interview, Heimark talks about his time spent in the United States Navy. He served on the USS Schroeder during World War II as a Lieutenant. During the interview, Heimark talks about his time in the Naval Academy, life on board a destroyer, and life after the service. The collection also includes a history of the USS Schroeder as...
Dates: 2004-02-20

Nelson, Howard M., 1915 - 1980. Oral History Interview, 1979.

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SMHC Collection 0198
Overview The Howard M. Nelson collection contains an oral history interview and transcript of an interview conducted between Chuck Erickson and Nelson in the summer of 1979. In the interview, Nelson recalled his roles and responsibilities along with the economic and social expectations of teaching social studies at St. Peter High School during World War II. Besides educating high school students, Nelson taught the United States Navy's V-12 program at Gustavus Adolphus College. The V-12 course aimed to...
Dates: 1979

Olson, Judith A., 1947-. Oral History Interview, 2002.

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: SMHC Collection 1702
Overview The Judith A. Olson collection consists of an audiocassette and transcript of an oral history interview conducted between Olson and Kellian Clink in 2002. Olson served in the United States Navy during the Vietnam War. She talks about her basic training, her time in the service and the people she met. She worked as a dental technician and received the rank of E-3. This oral history interview was conducted as part of the South Central Minnesota Veterans History Project conducted by...
Dates: 2002-01

Palmer, Terry, 1948-. Oral History Interview and Collection, 1968-2004.

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SMHC Collection 1721
Overview The Palmer collection consists of an audiocassette and transcript of an oral history interview conducted between Palmer and Daardi Sizemore in 2004. In this interview, Palmer talks about his service in the United States Navy during Vietnam. Palmer also talks about his service in the Tonkin Gulf, where he served three tours of duty. The collection contains a serviceman’s newsletter from Mankato, Minnesota as well as newsletters and other miscellaneous information about the USS Ranger CVA-61...
Dates: 2004-02-08

Peik, David M., 1943-. Oral History Interview, 2003.

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: SMHC Collection 1704
Overview The David M. Peik collection consists of two audiocassettes and transcript of an oral history interview conducted between Peik and Brian Kramer in 2003. In the interview Peik discusses several aspects of his life, such as his pre-war home life, time in the Navy, and what it was like returning to the United States after being in Vietnam. This oral history interview was conducted as part of the South Central Minnesota Veterans History Project conducted by the Southern Minnesota...
Dates: 2003-01