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Interview with Fred Wilson

In this interview, Fred Wilson discusses his service in the Vietnam War as an officer in the US Army. He was commissioned into the Army Security Agency and worked with intelligence concerning nuclear weapons and missiles. Dr. Wilson is currently a member of the faculty at Angelo State University.


  • Fred Wilson

    Army

    Served in: Vietnam War

    Fred Wilson was born in Detroit, Michigan in 1938. During his years in college, Wilson was part of ROTC, allowing him to become a commissioned officer upon entering the Army. He joined the Army immediately after presenting his thesis in November of 1964 as a second lieutenant. Wilson worked for the Signal Corps, and his primary missions dealt with nuclear weapons and missiles in space.