Civilian Training Program

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[Annotators Note: The interview begins with Guarnere and the interviewer talking about previous interviews Guarnere has...
Darold Rice remembers how when he and the other privates reported back for duty no one was at the camp and they joined...
Norman Hatch, along with a group of other servicemen, boarded a train for Washington D.C. on a Sunday morning. Most of...
Roger Shaw was born in New Orleans in 1921. He grew up and was educated in New Orleans. After graduating high school,...
Norman Hatch finished his photography training in New York City sometime in April of 1942 then returned to Quantico,...
Herbert Heilbrun was not working the day Pearl Harbor occurred. On that Sunday morning he was at a restaurant and...
Walter Nelson went into the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Depression. It was just about the same time that...
John Luckadoo, known as Lucky, was born in March 1922 in Chattanooga, Tennessee. He grew up in Chattanooga. It was a...
[Annotators Note: Robert Shoens and the interviewer start the interview with some small chat about experiences both men...
William Douglas Lansford was born in July 1922 in Los Angeles. His father was an Anglo from Texas and his mother was a...
Janice Martin Benario was born in Baltimore, Maryland and went through the public school system. She wanted to go away...
David A. Dennis was born in Terre Haute, Indiana in 1919. He was living on a farm when the crash came. His father was a...
Ardell Bollinger was born 3 November 1922 in Lock Haven, Pennsylvania. Bollinger lived in Lock Haven for about 12 years...
Dr. Roscoe C. Brown was born in Washington D.C. and lived there for the first 17 years of his life. Washington D.C. was...
[Annotator’s Note: Interviewer is attempting to level out the audio at the beginning of the interview.] Alexander...
Clayton Kelly Gross was born in Walla Walla, Washington, a town so pretty they named it twice. Gross remarks it is...
On 25 March 1938, the Greek freighter Steve Pisanos got a job aboard steamed to Oran, Algeria, in North Africa. He...
Lynn Compoton had just played football against USC when Pearl Harbor was bombed. Compton woke up to hearing people talk...
Alexander Jefferson traveled from Walterboro to Hampton Roads, Virginia by boat across the ocean to Naples. From Naples...
Alexander Vraciu wanted to fly fighters. If he had not been given fighters when he was going through training at Corpus...
Alexander Jefferson named his plane “Margot” after his classmate’s sister. She attended graduation when Jefferson...