PeopleWWII Veteran Mario J. Mesa, Jr.
Listen to this interview with World War II Veteran Mario Mesa, Jr. with his wife Glenette and daughter, Laurie, at their home in Orlando, FL, August 28th, 2010. Mr. Mesa was born in Key West, FL and raised along the Florida seashore. At age 17 he joine ... Read more
PeopleLetter from James Forrestal, Secretary of the Navy, to Cecil Rice, WWII Veteran
May 11, 1946 letter from James Forrestal, The Secretary of the Navy, Washington, D.C. to World War II Veteran Cecil Rice thanking him for serving our Nation at a time of crisis. Originally from Asheville, North Carolina, Cecil Rice came to Orlando in 1 ... Read more
PeopleWWII Veteran Cecil N. Rice
Listen to the interview with World War II Veteran Cecil Rice at Delaney Street Baptist Church in Orlando, FL, August 15th, 2010. Veteran Rice served as a Pharmacy Mate in the United States Navy and on the H.M.A.S., His Majesty's Australian Ship, Warramung ... Read more