• James J. Flynn
      In Army, Pacific, WWII
        This interview covers Mr. Flynn’s service in the Pacific in automotive maintenance, especially as part of the 125th QM Company, Americal Division. View in catalog   Share this:TwitterFacebookGoogleLike this:Like Loading......
    • William F. O’Brien, part 2
      In Uncategorized
        In part two of his interview, Bill O’Brien talks about his confinement as a POW in Stalag Luft 1 (South Compound) in Barth, Germany. He talks in detail about the camp, the food, and the parcels sent by the Red Cross.     ...
    • Nathan M. Berman
      In Army, Stateside, WWII
      Military Intelligence 1939–1945   Interview discussing Mr. Berman’s service during World War II, focusing particularly on his role in Military Intelligence. View in catalog   Share this:TwitterFacebookGoogleLike this:Like Loading......
    • Stephen J. Ftorek
      In Coast Guard, Pacific, Stateside, WWII
      U.S. Coast Guard 1939–1945   Discusses Mr. Ftorek’s service as an engine room motor machinist with the Coast Guard in New Guinea, the Philippines and Japan during World War II. View in catalog   Share this:TwitterFacebookGoogleLike ...
    • Joyce T. Hubbard
      In Cold War, Navy
      U.S. Navy 1961–1963   Joyce Tartarini grew up in Natick and upon graduation from Natick High School, and inspired by JFK’s message to “ask what you can do for your country,” she and her twin brother enlisted in the Navy. ...
    • Theodore “Ted” Zicko
      In Homefront, Korea, USAF
        Ted Zicko was born and raised in Natick. As a child growing up during World War II, he remembered rationing and seeing Bob Hope and Dorothy Lamour at the Common during a bond drive. After the Korean War started, he enlisted with the U.S Air ...
    • Donald F. Calhoun
      In Korea, USAF
      U.S. Air Force 1950–1953     This interview covers Mr. Calhoun’s service as a clerk/typist and stenographer stateside and in Japan. View in catalog Share this:TwitterFacebookGoogleLike this:Like Loading......
    • Larry F. Kirby
      In Marines, Pacific, WWII
      U.S. Marine Corps 1942–1945   Lawrence Kirby enlisted in the U. S. Marine Corps in 1942, after graduation from St. Mary’s High School in Brookline, Mass. He trained as a reconnaissance scout and served in the Pacific Theater with the 2nd ...
    • Anthony Newsom
      In Marines, Vietnam
        This interview covers Mr. Newsom’s service as an ammunition carrier and machine gunner with the 3rd and 9th Marines in Cho Lai and Danang, Vietnam.   https://youtu.be/NQsPZpUtdsI         Share ...
    • Richard S. Smith
      In European, Navy, Pacific, WWII
      U.S. Navy 1939–1945   Discusses Mr. Smith’s service as a Navy Pharmacist Mate during World War II in Europe, including Operation Tiger and the Normandy invasion.   View in catalog   Share this:TwitterFacebookGoogleLike this:Like ...