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Veterans

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Ashcraft, Frances I., 1920-2004. Oral History Interview and Collection, 1944 - 2002.

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SMHC Collection 1689
Overview The Frances I. Ashcraft collection consists of an audiocassette and transcription for an oral history interview conducted between Ashcraft and Daardi Sizemore in 2002. Ashcraft Enlisted into the Army Medical Department to do physical therapy. She served during World War II, and was located primarily in the United States, France and Germany. She came out of the service as a 1st Lieutenant. This oral history interview was conducted as part of the South Central Minnesota Veterans...
Dates: 2002-01

Durgin, Dolores M., 1922-. Oral History Interview and Collection, 1943 - 2002.

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SMHC Collection 1691
Overview The Dolores M. Durgin collection consists of an audiocassette and transcript of an oral history interview conducted between Durgin and Daardi Sizemore in 2002. At age 20 Durgin enlisted into the WAVES Navy Air Corp and served during World War II. She traveled around the United States during her 3 years in the service, working as an Aviation Machinist. In her interview she talks about her work, working with the men and how she met her husband in the service. Durgin also describes in detail her...
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

Shannon, Edward W., 1927-2016. Oral History Interview, 2002.

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SMHC Collection 1708
Overview The Edward W. Shannon collection consists of an audiocassette and transcript of an oral history interview conducted between Shannon and Daardi Sizemore in 2002. Shannon was drafted into the Army during World War II and later enlisted in the Army Reserves. He talks about his time in the service, experiences overseas, and his job in Communications. Shannon was discharged after World War II as Staff Sergeant in the United States Army. This oral history interview was conducted as part...
Dates: 2002-06