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WWII Veteran Jacob Miller Interview
Listen to this interview  with WWII Veteran Jacob Miller at the Orlando VA Medical Center on May 26th, 2010. Veteran Miller served in the U.S. Army in WWII, the Korean War and twice in the Vietnam War.  His military service as Master Sergeant ... Read more
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WWII Veteran Jack W. Cropp Interview
Interview   with WWII Veteran Jack W. Cropp at Delaney Street Baptist Church in Orlando, FL, May 30th, 2010, Memorial Day. Veteran Cropp served in the U.S. Army in WWII and the Korean War.  He was a Staff Sergeant. He shares his memor ... Read more
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WWII Veteran William R. Meisel Interview
Interview with WWII and Korean War Veteran William R. Meisel at VFW Post 10147 in Apopka, FL, May 19th, 2010. Veteran Meisel served in seven major battles throughout the Pacific and recalls some of his more memorable experiences. His grandson is curren ... Read more
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VETERANS DAY 2010
Orange County Library System salutes the Central Florida Veterans who served our country! Hear firsthand accounts of their service in World War II, the Korean War, the Vietnam War and other military service. ... Read more
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"Old Baldy Hill" by Louis Toth
A firsthand account from the Korean War as written by TSGT Louis Toth, US Army Paratrooper. Nationally recognized for his award winning stories, Veteran Toth resides at the Orlando VA Community Living Center and participated in the Hospitalized Veterans W ... Read more
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"A Request" by Lou Toth
WWII Veteran and German Prisoner of War Lou Toth's original story of military life. Veteran Toth, TSGT Louis Toth, U.S. Army Paratrooper, served in WWII, the Korean War, and retired as a Master Sergeant from the United States Army. During WWII he landed o ... Read more
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"My Family" by Jacob Miller
First person memoir by WWII, Korean, and Vietnam Veteran Jacob Miller. Veteran Miller resides at the Orlando VA Community Living Center and participated in the Hospitalized Veterans Writers Project. Veteran Miller served in the U.S. Army in WWII, the K ... Read more
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WWII Veteran Frank D. Harrison Interview
Listen to the   interview with World War II Veteran Frank D. Harrison at Delaney Street Baptist Church in Orlando, FL, August 8th, 2010. Veteran Harrison retired as a Lieutenant Colonel after serving his country for 25 years in the United States ... Read more
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WWII Veteran and German Prisoner of War Lou Toth Interview
Listen to this interview with WWII Veteran and German Prisoner of War Lou Toth at Orlando VA Medical Center, June 19th, 2010. Veteran Toth, TSGT Louis Toth, US Army Paratrooper, served in WWII, the Korean War, and retired as a Master Sergeant in the Un ... Read more
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WWII Veteran William M. Turner Interview
Listen to this nterview  with WWII Veteran William M. Turner at Delaney Street Baptist Church, June 30th, 2010. Veteran Turner served in both WWII and the Korean War. During WWII he trained in aviation and during the Korean War was part of the ... Read more
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WWII Veteran Floyd O. Johnson Interview
Interview with WWII Veteran Floyd O. Johnson at Saint Richard's Episcopal Church in Winter Park, FL, July 3rd, 2010.   Veteran Johnson joined the U.S. Navy at age 17 in July 1943 and went on to fly as a Tail Gunner for 30 years. He worked in tor ... Read more
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Korean War Veteran Robert L. Claudy, Jr. Interview
LISTEN to this  interview with Korean War Veteran Robert L. Claudy, Jr. at Delaney Street Baptist Church in Orlando, FL, June 30th, 2010. Robert Claudy, Jr. is an Orlando native and remembers playing ball at Hillcrest School when Mills Avenue was a c ... Read more