The Coal Miner’s Son: A story from Scranton, PA in the 1930s

The son of a coal miner in Pennsylvania tells about life in the 1930s. Living off one ton of coal a year, wearing patched up socks, and helping dad with collecting coal in buckets.

Samantha Edwards interviews her father, Tegid Edwards, on his experience in the Navy.

In this interview, conducted on December 6, 2018 in Greenville, South Carolina, Samantha (14) interviews her father, Tegid (55), on his past experiences in the navy. Tegid shares good and bad feelings, and experiences about his time served and what...

Navy Brat

Granddaughter (Conner Waldrop) interviews Grandma (Ruth Roberson)

Interview with naval veteran Brian Kennedy

Brian kennedy went to the naval academy and then fought in the Vietnam war. He is my grandfather on my moms side.

G-Rams’s story

We talk about her time as a child and her relationship with my father while he was in the Navy.

Mick’s World War II Stories

Micky talks about his experiences in World War II and the lessons he learned while stationed in Okinawa. He shared about his life before and after the war and other stories of his life full of journeys around the world.

Greg Long

Asking him questions about his life

Interview With Grandpa

We talked about my grandpa’s life in the navy.

Dad

We talked about how the Navy impacted my dad’s life. I also ask him questions about raising my brother and I.

My Dads Life Growing Up

My dads life as a kid was different than most kids these days. There was hardly any technology which made for many fun times with friends.

Story of my dad
November 28, 2018 App Interview

Talking to my dad about his life growing up and the tough decisions he had to make for our family and country that have lead to where I am living right now and is the reason I have all of...

My grandfather and I discuss, growing up in Brooklyn during the Great Depression, his time spent at a naval academy, and his life in AL.
November 25, 2018 App Interview

Today I spoke with my grandfather about his memories from the Great Depression, his time spent in the Navy, and the most impactful moment in his life. I learned so much through this experience and look forward to making more...

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)

My Parents

During my interview with my parents we talked about their military service along with childhood memories

Korean War Veteran Jimmie Schnorr’s Story

Life in the Navy before and during the Korean War as told by Navy Veteran Jimmie Schnorr, born in 1930. Jimmie joined the national guard when he was 17, and then enlisted in the Navy when he was 19 where...

Mike Federowicz, East Providence RI.

We talked about everything from his childhood to life in the navy up until today.

My Grandpa/

We talked about his time in the military.

“Of all the family members you have known or heard about, who do you think lived the most interesting life?”

Marci Warkentine (born Marshelle Milligan) discusses with her daughter, Johnna Warkentine, the most interesting family stories that she can remember, particularly of her family’s military service. Marci Warkentine was born in Excelsior Springs, Missouri, though now lives with her husband...

My Interview with Jim Nicholas

Jim and I talked about his childhood, along with people who influenced him through his life. We also talked about his experiences being a father and learning how to be a good one. I asked him questions about his time...

Grandma Jean Talks About George’s Letters and the Bikini Atoll Bomb Testing

Grandma Jean talks bout George’s letters and the Bikini Atoll Bomb Testing and then we eat some beef afterwards.