Payton Cassel and her Grandfather, Dave Strycker, talk about his life before, during, and after the Army.
November 24, 2017 App Interview

In this interview, conducted in November 2016 in Eaton, Ohio, Payton Cassel interviews her grandfather, Dave Strycker about his childhood and life in the Military. Dave Strycker talks about his family, life in the Military, and his career afterward. He...

Great Thanksgiving Listen Interview with Carol

Carol and I discussed the differences between school and the high school experience that comes with school in both the past and modern times. We discussed the integration of technology and how that has many benefits and downfalls.

Patrick O’Brien and David Wilkes

David Wilkes interviews his Grandfather, Patrick O’Brien about his immigration to the US, his service in the Vietnam, his career and family.

9/11 Coversation WayneStateHistory

In this recording I have a conversation regarding 9/11 with a U.S Air Force Veteran who happens to be my mother

“ It’s a poor day if you don’t learn something new.”
November 25, 2018 App Interview

In this interview, recorded on November 24 2018, Don Cornelius, who is a resident of Halifax, Virginia, is interviewed by his granddaughter, Erin Kee, a resident of Egg Harbor township. Don is asked about his life and childhood via phone...

Oral History of Captain Bruce W Rider, USAF (Retired)

This is part one of the story of Bruce Rider. A retired Vietnam War Veteran talks about his childhood, education, and joining the military.

The Greatest Thanksgiving Listen 2018

This interview was recorded on Thanksgiving 2018 in the Spence living room. The interview included my mom Kim, and myself. She had discussed what living in different places during her childhood was like as well as some of her favorite...

Veteran Interview with My Dad

My dad explains life on the aircraft carrier during the Iran/Iraq war in the Navy during the late 1980s (note: phone stopped recording at 12 minutes, but incredible story nonetheless)

Veteran Interview

An interview about my father’s experience in service.

Let me tell you about my brother…

Mary excitedly shared good memories about her family. She also recalled her childhood during World War II.

The Life of a War Hero

Simon Sandoval recalls his life as a Marine, his life afterwards, and how his experiences shaped who he is today.

Bob and Patsy’s story

Patsy talks about her fiancé who just returned from being drafted into the Vietnam war. He canceled their wedding a few days before it took place, and this is how they went forward.

Veteran Interview

Interview with Major Retired Donovan

John Banvard & Jerry Nadeau

“My name is John Banvard. I am 100 years of age.” John Banvard, 100, and Jerry Nadeau, 72, are military veterans, and served in World War II and Vietnam, respectively. When they met in 1993, they were “sort of in...

Firefighter reflects on his second chance in life after serving in the Navy

In his 25 years of life, Hector has gone through a lot. Especially from the time he was old enough to enlist. His life was almost taken away from him – he would argue it was completely torn apart –...

Dad – Maj. Donald R. Bennett

Maj. Donald R. Bennett tells the story of his service in Korea and the Chosin Reservoir.