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  • Interview with Caleb Miller, Caleb Miller
    In this interview, Caleb Miller discusses his service in the United States Marine Corps. He describes his work as a heavy equipment operator and his deployment with a Marine Expeditionary Unit. Miller mentions how his family was affected by his service and speaks to the distinct culture of West Texas.

  • Interview with Carl McCoy, Carl McCoy
    In this interview, Mr. McCoy shares his lengthy military career in the United States Marine Corps, Oklahoma Army National Guard, and United States Army. McCoy talks about his role in Operation Iraqi Freedom, military technology, and how being from Texas shaped his years of service.

  • Interview with Edmundo De La Rosa, Edmundo De La Rosa
    In this interview, Edmundo De La Rosa recounts his time in Vietnam. He notes the differences between American and Vietnamese cultures, the work he completed in Vietnam, and the experience of going home.

  • Interview with Hope Long, Hope Long
    In this interview, Hope Long discusses her twenty plus years of service in the United States Marine Corps. Long talks about her experiences at boot camp, her role as a Morse code operator, and the opportunities afforded to her because of her military service.

  • Interview with Jackie Neff, Jackie Neff
    In this interview, Jackie Neff recalls her six years of service in the United States Marine Corps. She discusses her work in the financial office at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina and later, in Saudi Arabia. Neff emphasizes the sense of belonging she felt during her years of service.

  • Interview with Maximillian Bell, Maximillian Bell
    In this interview, Maximillian Bell discusses his time serving in the United States Marine Corps. Bell was raised in Alpine, Texas, and joined the Marine Corps in 2010. He recounts his time in training, his two years in Japan, and his return home. 

  • Interview with Mike Hartman, Mike Hartman
    Mike Hartman was deployed to Vietnam when he was eighteen, and served in a direct combat role with the Marines. In this interview he recalls some of his experiences in direct combat, including the story of how he was wounded.

  • Interview with Robert Gomez, Robert Gomez
    In this interview, Robert Gomez discusses his service and success in the United States Marine Corps. Gomez talks about his role in Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Restore Hope and emphasizes the strong sense of brotherhood he discovered in the USMC.

  • Interview with Robert Holtz, Robert Hotlz
    In this interview, Robert L. Holtz discusses his lengthy career in the United States Marine Corps. He talks about growing up in the 1930s and 1940s, service in the Korean War, and his deployments to Vietnam. Mr. Holtz goes into a variety of topics including combat, camp life, civilian reactions, and casualties of war.

  • Interview with Sean Godfrey, Sean Godfrey
    Sean Godfrey discusses his 22 year career in the United States Armed Forces.

  • JC Dempsey’s Photographs, JC Dempsey
    Images in this collection include photos taken by, and of, Dempsey during his time serving in World War II. 

  • Robert Holtz: Photos from Korea, Robert L. Holtz
    Images in this collection include photographs taken during R.L. Holtz’s tour in Korea. 

  • Robert Holtz: Photos from Peacetime, Robert L. Holtz
    Images in this collection include photographs taken during peacetime, mostly of training. 

  • Robert Holtz: Photos from Vietnam, Robert L. Holtz
    Images in this collection include photographs taken during R.L. Holtz’s first and second tours in Vietnam. 

  • Telegram Notifying Family that R.L. Holtz had been Wounded in Action, Robert L. Holtz
    Telegram sent to R.L. Holtz’s mother, Amanda Scott, notifying her that her son had been wounded in action. The telegram lacks details about the injury, but assured the recipient that she would be notified as soon as the information became available. 

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