• Joseph Edward Champagne
      In Army, Pacific, WWII
      U.S. Army 1939–1945     Interview discussing Mr. Champagne’s service during World War II focusing on his experiences in the Pacific Theater, particularly the Philippines. View in catalog   Share this:TwitterFacebookLike ...
    • 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 this:TwitterFacebookLike ...
    • Thomas A. Hunt
      In Army, Cold War, Connecticut, Homefront, WWII
        U.S. Army 1954–1956   While lying in bed at night, Thomas Hunt would hear squadrons of bombers fly over his home in New Canaan, Conn., and knew the types of planes from the engine sounds they made. This is just one of the stories Tom ...
    • Kari Otto
      In Afghanistan, Army, Bosnia, Natick
        Kari Otto joined the Army in the 1980s as a way to help pay for college. From ROTC at Colorado State University to garrison commander at Natick Labs, Otto tells of her experiences as a combat engineer helping to build base camps in Belize, ...
    • Anthony A. Queijo
      In Army, European, WWII
      U.S. Army 1943–1945   Interview discussing Mr. Queijo’s service in Europe during World War II, focusing on his experiences at the Battle of the Bulge.   Queijo-WWII Journal 1   Queijo-WWII Journal 2   Queijo-WWII Journal 3 ...
    • Wadsworth Stone
      In European, USAF, WWII
      U.S. Army Air Force, 1943-45   Wadsworth “Waddy” Stone always wanted to be a fighter pilot. After months of tests and training, Stone got his wish, flying a single-engine P-47 Thunderbolt over France and Germany. “You were everything – pilot, ...
    • Arnold Yelsey
      In Navy, Pacific, Stateside, WWII
      U.S. Navy 1939–1945   Interview discussing Mr. Yelsey’s service in the U.S. Navy during World War II, focusing particularly on his experiences as an electronic technician, and his participation in the Battle of Okinawa.   View in ...
    • Walter J. Anderson
      In Army, European, WWII
      Military Intelligence 1939–1945   Interview discussing Mr. Anderson’s service during World War II in Europe, focusing particularly on his role in counter intelligence and his experiences in France, Belgium, England and Germany. View in  ...
    • Ken Barber
      In Army, Pacific, WWII
      U.S. Army 1943–1946   Ken Barber was born and raised in Natick. He and his four brothers began working at an early age, with Ken selling flowers by the time he was 15 years old. During the war, he and his brothers served; Ken was in the Army, ...
    • Pandy S. Apostol
      In Army, Stateside, WWII
      U.S. Army 1939–1945   Interview discussing Mr. Apostol’s service during World War II, focusing particularly on his role as a musician in the Army Ground Forces Band.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S2RZhSnxM60 Share ...