Cold War Era Interviews

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Cold War Era Interviews

Peter Beckwith - Cold War Era

In 1995, Peter was selected for flag rank, a title which he held until his retirement from the Navy in 1999.

Gene Blade - Cold War Era

Cold War era artilleryman who finished career as USP&FO in IL National Guard

Richard Bowen - Cold War Era

He was sent instead to Kissingen, Germany and assigned to Company E, 10th Engineer Battalion, 3rd Infantry Division

Richard Herndon - Cold War Era

Growing up with a fallout shelter in the basement

Dr. Matthew Holden - Cold War Era

Life on a depression era Mississippi farm and in the Cold War Army

Melvin Lester - Cold War Era

Air Force veteran during Cuban Missile Crisis and in Vietnam

Toby McDaniel - Cold War Era

Served in the U.S. Navy from 1958 to 1963, including a tour on the carrier USS Hornet.

Jan Staggs - Cold War Era

Early life and military experiences in Okinawa in 1967-68

Paul Sweet - Cold War Era

Navy veteran on active duty from 1966-69 in the Atlantic on a submarine tender

Paul Tarr - Cold War Era

Service in the Cold War Army in Germany from 1954-1956

Vice Admiral Ron Thunman - Cold War Era

A life-long submariner who retired as a Vice Admiral

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