Alex Schmidt and Nancy Warner

Recorded July 18, 2022 Archived July 18, 2022 41:03 minutes
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Nancy Warner (70) interviews her friend Alex Schmidt (75) about his family's experience emigrating from Germany to the United States. They also discuss his childhood in Germany and Washington State, his military and clergy careers, and his family.

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AS discusses his family and his birth.
AS looks back on his early childhood in Germany.
AS shares the story of how his family immigrated to the U.S.
AS describes what his life was like upon moving to the U.S.
AS explains how his family ended up living in Leavenworth, WA.
AS remembers how his family was able to purchase a home in Peshastin, WA.
AS describes his experience moving to Seattle, WA.
AS looks back on his experience serving the U.S. Military in Germany.
AS talks about how his involvement in the Jesus movement prompted him to become a missionary in Bolivia, then clergy.
AS recalls why he ended up moving back to Leavenworth, WA.
NW appreciates how AS has taken his experience as a refugee forward toward his antiracism work.


  • Alex Schmidt
  • Nancy Warner

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