World War II veteran Joseph Robertson tells his son-in-law, John Fish, Jr., about a soldier... more.
World War II veteran Joseph Robertson tells his son-in-law, John Fish, Jr., about a soldier he killed in combat.
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Recorded in Columbus, Ohio
Michael Crowe tells his son about his sergeant during the Vietnam War.
Michael Crowe tells his son about his sergeant during the Vietnam War.
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Recorded in New York City, New York
Gordon Bolar tells StoryCorps founder Dave Isay about his son, Army Specialist Matthew Bolar, who... more.
Gordon Bolar tells StoryCorps founder Dave Isay about his son, Army Specialist Matthew Bolar, who was killed in Iraq in 2007.
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Recorded in Kalamazoo, Michigan
Iraq War veteran Richard Bennett (R) talks with Craig Williams (L) about how they became... more.
Iraq War veteran Richard Bennett (R) talks with Craig Williams (L) about how they became unlikely business partners.
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Sally Edwards (L) and Lue Hutchinson (R) remember becoming friends after they both lost sons... more.
Sally Edwards (L) and Lue Hutchinson (R) remember becoming friends after they both lost sons in the Gulf War.
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Recorded in Cincinnati, Ohio
Paul Crowley (L) talks with his friend and fellow veteran Anthony Bravo Esparza (R), who... more.
Paul Crowley (L) talks with his friend and fellow veteran Anthony Bravo Esparza (R), who calls himself "Dreamer," about the ...
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Recorded in Los Angeles, California
Army National Guard Specialist Justin Cliburn tells his wife, Deanne, about Ali, the young Iraqi... more.
Army National Guard Specialist Justin Cliburn tells his wife, Deanne, about Ali, the young Iraqi he befriended during his service ...
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Recorded in Norman, Oklahoma
Marie DeSantis tells her grandson, Mark Hayes, about a Christmas during World War II.
Marie DeSantis tells her grandson, Mark Hayes, about a Christmas during World War II.
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Recorded in New York City, New York
Robert Stokely remembers honoring his son, Army Sgt. Michael Stokely, who was killed in Iraq... more.
Robert Stokely remembers honoring his son, Army Sgt. Michael Stokely, who was killed in Iraq in 2005.
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Recorded in Atlanta, Georgia
Tracy Johnson and her mother in-law, Sandra Johnson, talk about the death of their wife... more.
Tracy Johnson and her mother in-law, Sandra Johnson, talk about the death of their wife and daughter, Army Staff Sergeant ...
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Recorded in Raeford, North Carolina
Vietnam veterans Gary Redlinski (L) and Glen Fruendt (R) remember working in Graves Registration at... more.
Vietnam veterans Gary Redlinski (L) and Glen Fruendt (R) remember working in Graves Registration at an Army mortuary near Saigon.
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Recorded in St. Louis, Missouri
Hannah Campbell interviews her father, Tom Geerdes, about coming home from war.
Hannah Campbell interviews her father, Tom Geerdes, about coming home from war.
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Recorded in Murray, Kentucky
16-year-old Jamie Marks interviews her former kindergarten teacher Ron Cushman about choosing his career after... more.
16-year-old Jamie Marks interviews her former kindergarten teacher Ron Cushman about choosing his career after being wounded in Vietnam.
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Recorded in Bothell, Washington
Kendall Bailey (R) talks to his friend Don Davis (L) about his dismissal from the... more.
Kendall Bailey (R) talks to his friend Don Davis (L) about his dismissal from the U.S. Marines under the "...
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Recorded in Norfolk, Virginia
Jim Sargent (L) and his brother, Don (R), who was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes... more.
Jim Sargent (L) and his brother, Don (R), who was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes when he was 17, interview each other.
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Recorded in Salt Lake City, Utah
Monica Velez talks to her fiancé , Christopher Hernandez about her two brothers, Army Corporal... more.
Monica Velez talks to her fiancé , Christopher Hernandez about her two brothers, Army Corporal José "Freddy" Velez and Army Specialist ...
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Recorded in Austin, Texas
Marine Corporal Paul Wayman (L) talks with his friend Nathanael Roberti, (R) a former Navy... more.
Marine Corporal Paul Wayman (L) talks with his friend Nathanael Roberti, (R) a former Navy Seal, about their trouble readjusting ...
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Recorded in San Diego, California
88-year-old Frank Curre remembers serving on the USS Tennessee during the attack on Pearl Harbor,... more.
88-year-old Frank Curre remembers serving on the USS Tennessee during the attack on Pearl Harbor, December 7, 1941.
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Recorded in Waco, Texas
Stacy Thedans remembers the last phone conversation she had with her mother on the morning... more.
Stacy Thedans remembers the last phone conversation she had with her mother on the morning of September 11, 2001.
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Recorded in , District of Columbia
Hector Vega and his wife, Leopoldina, remember the day Hector returned home from war.
Hector Vega and his wife, Leopoldina, remember the day Hector returned home from war.
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Recorded in New York City, New York