Interviewing a veteran

Savannah White interviews her father Donald White on what it was like during the first gulf war.

Dennis Snyder: kind and gentle man

A kind and gentle man. Jim Austin and Dennis Snyder talked about Mr. Snyder’s family, life, career and values for Story Corps.

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...

The Great Listen a History of Life

This is a brief history of how my grandmother went from small town West Virginia to Rochester, New York.

Memorial memories

Kevin Charles Kelley, Colonel United States Army Corps of Engineers (retired), talks about and reflects upon his involvement with the construction of the World War II Memorial in Washington, D.C. In Los Angeles, on the Thanksgiving of 2017, November 19,...

Leonard Schweitzer and Robert Stephens

Robert Stephens talks with his student, Leonard Schweitzer about his time in a band in Vietnam: 2020-12-30 16:38:55

Early Years Part 1

Mom shares her travels to get married because Dad could t get leave as planned.

“Gratitude never gets us in trouble.”

I'm not proud of anything I've done," Paulist Father Tom Hall told the crowd gathered at his retirement party after 30 years as a Navy chaplain. He says that the room was silent. "I'm just overwhelmed with gratitude. Pride--no. There's...

Vern Stillwell

During the interview we talked about verns life. This included his adoption by his aunt and uncle, his marriage, his career in the arts, etc.

My Grandfather's Deployment

In this interview, I discussed my Grandfather's deployment to Germany as well as his travels to other countries during the occupation of Germany.

War Stories

My grandfather, Thomas Ciesla, talked about his time serving in the US military during the Vietnam War. He was a lieutenant in a US naval reserve medical core on active duty 1961-1964. He spoke about serving in Vietnam, telling his...

Franz Berghammer: Growing up in post world war two Germany and emigrating To the US.

Growing up in post World War II Germany. Coming to the United States being sponsored by Colonel Mick. Grafted into US Army, married and traveled to California.

Talking to Grandpa Gene

Interview with my grandfather, about his life and the special times in his life like meeting my grandmother, joining the military, and his information about his parents.

Uncle Pat talked about his time in the army and what he is most grateful for. 11/23/17

It is Thanksgiving and at Claire's Aunts house in San Diego. Claire McGory interviews her Uncle Pat (68). We begin to talk about his childhood, growing up with 6 other siblings. We go through his happiest moments, like the birth...

Interview to my Dad

I talked with my dad about his time in the army and what it was like

Johnetta Talley – Thanksgiving 2017

Johnetta (Stalder) Talley tells about growing up in rural Oklahoma during the depression, her marriage to the love of her life, Max Talley, becoming a Christian, and her legacy as matriarch of a very large family.