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William McCarthy

U.S. Marine Corps 1968–1969

William McCarthy joined the Marine Corps in 1968, after graduating from Northeastern University with a degree in law enforcement. After infantry... more >>


James Craig

U.S. Army 1967–1970

Interview discussing Mr. Craig's service in the 5th mechanized Infantry. Mr. Craig speaks in detail about his time in the Demilitarized Zone in ... more >>


George F. Amadon

U.S. Air Force 1939–1945

Discusses Mr. Amadon's service with the 20th Air Force as a CFC (Central Fire Control) gunner in a B-29 based in Saipan in World War II.... more >>


William N. Eckerson

U.S. Marine Corps 1939–1945

With 20 of his classmates, Bill Eckerson wanted to enlist in the Marines right after the attack on Pearl Harbor, but was sent back to Colgate Co... more >>


Vincent Purple "Bill"

U.S. Air Force 1942–1951

Vincent J. “Bill” Purple grew up in Athol, in north central Massachusetts. He joined the U.S. Army Air Corps in 1942, and would learn how to fly... more >>


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