“If I die in a combat zone, just put me in a box and send me home.”

Have you ever wondered what being in a war was like? On December 19, 2019, 15-year-old Jack Goetz sits down with his 87 year old grandpa Bill Parker in the wonderful city of Beckley, West Virginia to talk about his...

Flying Grandpa

“I had a lot of proud moments, but I had a lot of disappointments too.” The Air Force is about more than just serving your country, and my grandpa Gobel James understands that very well, as he experienced all of...

Jack Hooker, Korean War veteran, talks about his experiences during the war (part 2 of 2)

In this interview, conducted on the Mountain View Ranch outside of Ovando, MT, in November 2019, Karen Hooker interviews Jack Hooker about his Korean War experiences. He tells stories about arriving in Vietnam and the boat trip to Korea, his...

Jack Hooker, Korean War veteran, talks about his experiences during the war (part 1 of 2)

In this interview, conducted on the Mountain View Ranch outside of Ovando, MT, in November 2019, Karen Hooker interviews Jack Hooker about his Korean War experiences. He tells stories about arriving in Vietnam and the boat trip to Korea, his...

"Can you tell me about someone you'll always remember?"

I (Caden Kang, age 14), sat down on Thanksgiving with my grandpa (Tom Kang, age 78), who shared stories about my great-uncle and himself in Korean, and my dad (Kenneth Kang, age 46), who translated the interview between us. My...

Albert Lim, David Lim, and Toby Lim

The story of a Korean man and a journey with his family to America from a war at home. David Lim was interviewed on January 7th in Porter Ranch where he talks about his experience of the Korean War in...

The Korean War Through the Eyes of a Soldier

Formal First class Sergeant of the 5th Regimental Combat Team of the U.S Infantry Bill Parker (85) describes his 13 month deployment in Korea during the Korean War (1950- 1953). When Sergeant Parker was interview by his grandson, Andrew Goetz...