Beth McCombs and Connor McCombs

A self-described air force brat, Beth McCombs (59) found letters her parents exchanged weekly while her father was deployed in Vietnam. McCombs speaks with her son, Connor McCombs (25), about her mother’s letters, the stories they tell, and gaining a...

(Jonalyn Gaspar) Interview with Victoria Federico

Victoria Federico talks about her life as a wife to a military man. She reflects on her job experiences and motherly task back in the day. Victoria as well, reflects on the American dream and America itself.

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Sarah Maiberger and Everett Thomas

Sarah Maiberger (61) has a conversation with her father, Everett Thomas (90), about his experience in the service and their life as a military family.

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Andrew Wingo and Timothy Ratzlaff

Andrew Wingo (37) talks to One Small Step partner, Timothy Ratzlaff [no age given], on their memories of growing up, influential people in their lives, and the ecological change happening in Kansas.

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Michaela Shafer and Patricia Davis

Michaela Shafer (68) interviews her friend Patricia "Pat" Davis (65) about her service in the Air Force, how she balanced her military service with her family life, and her transition to civilian life.

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Patrick Williams and Beverly Williams

Spouses Patrick "Pat" Williams (73) and Beverly “Bev” Williams (71) share stories of similar traditional upbringings, even though Pat was a military brat and Bev’s lived in Amarillo all her life. The spouses also talk about their commitment to serving...

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Anna Nelson, Curtis Nelson, and Ethel Nelson

Anna Nelson (48) talks with her parents, Ethel Nelson (75) and Curtis "Pete" Nelson (78), about Pete's Air Force service, Ethel's teaching career, and their marriage of 55 years.

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Annabelle Fernandez and Louismary Johnston

Annabelle "Anna" Fernandez (60) speaks with her sister Louismary "Lory" Johnston (56) about what is was like for Lory being a military spouse.

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Alice Acker and Zachary Acker

Alice Acker [no age given] discusses her military service to her son, Zachary Acker (30).

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Diane Begala and Jean Friday

Diane Begala (60) interviews her mother, Jean Friday (84), about her early childhood growing up on a farm, the adventures of being a military wife, and finally, what it was like to be whisked away from Texas by her children...

Caroline Wetz and her Grandmother Gitti Wetz talk about immigrating to the US and moving with the Air Force.

In this interview, conducted May 2022 virtually in Corpus Christi Texas and Lowell Ohio, Caroline Wetz (15) interviews her grandmother Gitti Wetz (77) about her experiences immigrating to the US from Germany and living in different places with her husband...

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Antonia Sanville, Jason Obin, Linda Obin, and Courtnie Obin

Antonia (86) speaks with family members, Linda (58), Courtnie (25) and Jason (28)about her life experiences, marriage, and raising her children.

Where Have all my Good Men Gone?

“You never know when it’s going to be the last time you see somebody, life is so uncertain” In this interview, we hear Mighty Behrendt interviewing her grandmother, Sharon Hemmer Ruotola in Las Vegas, Nevada on November 28th,2019. Sharon was...

Interview with Charlotte Ager

Charlotte, a college freshman at the University of North Carolina at Asheville, describes her upbringing being apart of a military family.

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Steven Davis and Jeffrey Davis

Father and son Jeffrey Davis (66) and Steven "Steve" Davis (38) discuss their military experiences, life as a military family, and Jeffrey's expansive law career.

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Kruti Ravaliya and Paul Lafranchise

Spouses, Kruti Ravaliya (36) and Paul Lafranchise (38), talk about Paul's service in the U.S. Army and the impact it had on their family.

Sisters Judy and Awilda talk to their great niece, Adalia, about their childhood and family life

In this interview, conducted in December 2019 in Roswell, Georgia, Adalia Molina (17) interviews her two great aunts, Judy (63) and Awilda(70). Throughout the interview they discuss their childhood and relationship with their other two siblings, Maggie and Jorge. They...