• Paul Hasgill
      In African, Army, European, WWII
      U.S. Army 1942–1945   Paul Hasgill grew up in Natick and worked several part-time jobs before the war, including caddying at Sandy Burr Country Club in Wayland. Drafted in late 1942, he trained to be a radio operator and was attached to the ...
    • Molly McGlaughlin
      In Army, Army Reserves, Iraq, Korea, Massachusetts
        Molly McGlaughlin wanted to follow her father and join the Air Force. Instead, she joined the Army’s Signal Corps, earning her commission as a second lieutenant following her graduation from Norwich University in 1989. Her career in active ...
    • Jack Ellsworth
      In European, Navy, WWII
      U.S. Navy 1941–1946   Jack Ellsworth enrolled at Marquette University and joined the Navy ROTC program just before the United States entered World War II. He received his commission as an ensign in 1944; after some training (including ...
    • Michael Anthony
      In Al Asad, Army Reserves, Iraq, Mosul
      U.S. Army 2003–2010   Michael Anthony joined the Army Reserves at the age of 18. He trained to be an operating room technician and was shipped to Iraq in 2006. Assigned to the 399th Combat Support Hospital, he tells of his experiences in Mosul, ...
    • George LaBarge
      In USA, USAF, WWII
      U.S. Army 1941–1945   George LaBarge joined the U.S. Army in March 1941, before America entered the war. He was originally assigned to the infantry, 26th Division. Later he transferred to the Army Air Corps, where he served as a crew chief ...
    • Karen Lynch
      In Kuwait, Navy, Persian Gulf
        This interview covers Ms. Lynch’s service in Hawaii, Washington and Saudi Arabia. During the Liberation of Kuwait phase of the Persian Gulf War, Ms. Lynch kept the “war books” for General Norman Schwarzkopf.   ...
    • James Craig
      In Army, Vietnam
      U.S. Army 1967–1970     Interview discussing Mr. Craig’s service in the 5th mechanized Infantry in the Demiliterized Zone in Vietnam’s Quan Tie province.   View in catalog   Share this:TwitterFacebookLike this:Like ...
    • Robert Mead
      In Army, European, Pacific, WWII
      U.S. Army 1942–1946   While teaching in Boston, Robert Mead was drafted into the Army in 1942 and sent to Camp Wheeler, Ga. He worked his way up to officer candidate school at Fort Benning, Ga. He was also stationed at Camp Joseph Robinson in ...
    • John Pema
      In Japan, Korea, Uncategorized, USA, USAF
        This interview covers Mr. Pema’s service as an electronics technician and aerial gunner on a B-29 with the Strategic Air Command stateside and in Okinawa, Japan.   https://youtu.be/pA-420lQ4So Share this:TwitterFacebookLike this:Like ...
    • Ulysses H. Gore
      In African, Army, European, Pacific, WWII
      U.S. Army 1939–1945   Interview discussing Mr. Gore’s World War II Army service in the Quartermaster Corps in North Africa, Italy, the Philippines and Japan. View in catalog   Share this:TwitterFacebookLike this:Like Loading......