Organizations
Memorial Day Remembrances at St. James Cathedral
Memorial Day, A Time to Remember Our Veterans: Monsignor John G. BishopJim Brewer Bill Buning Dan Buning Rick Buning Thomas Buning Bernard Carrol Austin Caruso, Sr. Tom Connors Tom Doan Tim Doyle Bob Gaughan Fr. Phil Halstead Roger Hamlyn ... Read more
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WWII Veteran Audrey Tracy Interview
Listen to this interview  with WWII Veteran Audrey Tracy in Orlando, FL June 6th, 2010, D-Day. Veteran Tracy served in the U.S. Marine Corps in WWII and worked at Marine Headquarters in Washington, DC. She was one of a select group of women wh ... Read more
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WWII Veteran Lyle Shaffer Interview
Interview with WWII Veteran Lyle Shaffer at the VA Medical Center in Orlando, FL May 26th, 2010. Veteran Schaffer was a Forward Observer with an observation point on the Rhine River during the WWII combat in Germany. He shares his love for America and the ... Read more
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WWII Veteran Rocco Covello
Interview with WWII Veteran Rocco Covello at VFW 4287 in Orlando, FL, Memorial Day, 2010. Veteran Covello served in WWII in the 4th Infantry Division in Germany. He recalls waiting to go on the frontline at Camp Lucky Strike Replacement Camp when the war ... Read more
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Vietnam Veteran Marv Suriff Interview
Interview with Vietnam Veteran Marv Suriff at VFW Post 10147 in Apopka, FL, May 19th, 2010. Veteran Suriff served in the U.S. Air Force in Thailand and Vietnam. His more memorable experiences include facing enemy fire from across the border and the great ... Read more
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WWII Veteran Walter Reinhold Interview
Listen to this interview with WWII Veteran Walter Reinhold at the VA Medical Center in Orlando, FL May 26th, 2010. Walter was born in Bavaria and sent to the U.S. at age 14 along with his brother. His parents stayed in Germany, but lost everything wi ... Read more
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"Bank Robbery" by Lyle Shaffer
Original story by WWII Veteran Lyle Shaffer resident at the Orlando VA Medical Center and participant in the Hospitalized Veterans Writing Project. Bank Robbery    Part I     Part II ... Read more
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WWII Veteran Robert Brodrick Interview
Interview with WWII Veteran Robert Brodrick at VFW 4287 in Orlando, FL, Memorial Day 2010. Veteran Brodrick served in the U.S. Army as a Platoon Sergeant in Europe during WWII. He recalls in detail firsthand experiences liberating the first big town in Fr ... Read more
Events
Pearl Harbor: December 7th, 1941
WWII Veteran and Orlando resident Jerry Kinsley recalls seeing Pearl Harbor "Pretty well shot up. I saw a lot of ships on their sides in the harbor." Other WWII Veterans share where they were when the news came. Listen to firsthand accounts from Orlando r ... Read more
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"Lois" by Lyle Shaffer
Original story by WWII Veteran Lyle Shaffer resident at the Orlando VA Medical Center and participant in the Hospitalized Veterans Writing Project. Lois       part 1       part 2 ... Read more
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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 Liston "Alex" Coomer Interview
Interview with WWII and Korean War Veteran Liston "Alex" Coomer at VFW 2093 in Orlando, FL, June 25th, 2010. Veteran Coomer flew with Captain Chuck Yeager, worked as a flight engineer on B-29's, B-50's, B-36's, C-124's, earned his million mile certific ... Read more