Veteran Voices: The Oral History Podcast – Episode 37

Veteran Voices: The Oral History Podcast – Episode 37

Eric Rood | Veteran Aviator Oral Histories  On Episode 37 of Veteran Voices: The Oral History Podcast, we talk about recording veterans oral histories in the world of aviation with Eric Rood of the Experimental Aircraft Association’s Timeless Voices of Aviation project.       Eric Rood of Columbus, Ohio has been capturing, preserving, and sharing veterans’ stories since 2006.  In addition to recording locally, each […]

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Veteran Voices: The Oral History Podcast – Episode 36

Veteran Voices: The Oral History Podcast – Episode 36

John Paul Deley | Oral History Transcriptions  On Episode 36 of Veteran Voices: The Oral History Podcast, we talk about transcribing oral history interviews with John Paul Deley, Director of the Detre Library & Archives at the Senator John Heinz History Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.     John Paul Deley is enthusiastic about preserving history.  As head of the Senator John Heinz History Center’s Detre Library and […]

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Veteran Voices: The Oral History Podcast – Episode 35

Veteran Voices: The Oral History Podcast – Episode 35

Florent Plana | World War II Veterans Memories  On Episode 35 of Veteran Voices: The Oral History Podcast, we talk with French historian Florent Plana as he travels the US recording the stories of WWII veterans.       After finishing graduate school, French historian Florent Plana knew he wanted to do something different for awhile—something personally meaningful, of value and use. Unlike many of his […]

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Veteran Voices: The Oral History Podcast – Episode 34

Veteran Voices: The Oral History Podcast – Episode 34

Tom Davidson & Gwen Titley | Veterans of Beaver Valley On episode 34 of Veteran Voices: The Oral History Podcast, we have a conversation with Tom Davidson and Gwen Titley, part of the creative team producing the Veterans of Beaver Valley oral history series of The Beaver County Times.     When the travelling replica of the Vietnam War memorial came to Beaver, Pennsylvania in […]

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Veteran Voices: The Oral History Podcast – Episode 33

Veteran Voices: The Oral History Podcast – Episode 33

Tom Flynn | Avenue of 444 Flags & the War on Terror Memorial On episode 33 of Veteran Voices: The Oral History Podcast, we have a conversation with Tom Flynn of Mercer County, and we talk about patriotism, remembering, and preserving stories through his Avenue of 444 Flags and War on Terror veterans memorials in Heritage, Pennsylvania.  Recorded October 2, 2016.  Host: Kevin Farkas.  Audiography: […]

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Veteran Voices: The Oral History Podcast – Episode 32

Veteran Voices: The Oral History Podcast – Episode 32

Jay Paisley | The Huffman Letters: Civil War Letters to Beaver County, Pennsylvania On episode 32 of Veteran Voices: The Oral History Podcast, we have a conversation with Jay Paisley, author of The Huffman Letters: Civil War Letters to Beaver County, Pennsylvania.  Recorded September 30, 2016.  Host: Kevin Farkas.  Audiography: Kevin Farkas/Bryan Chemini.     “In 1861, sixteen year old William Henry Huffman enlisted in the […]

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Veteran Voices: The Oral History Podcast – Episode 31

Veteran Voices: The Oral History Podcast – Episode 31

Herschel Luckinbill | Fox Valley Veterans Breakfast Club On episode 31 of Veteran Voices: The Oral History Podcast, we have a conversation with Vietnam navy veteran Herschel Luckinbill of the Fox Valley Veterans Breakfast Club.  Recorded August 27, 2016. Host: Kevin Farkas.  Audiography: Kevin Farkas.   Madam Speaker, I rise today to recognize Herschel Luckinbill of Montgomery, Illinois, as the Illinois Veteran of the Month […]

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Veteran Voices: The Oral History Podcast – Episode 30

Veteran Voices: The Oral History Podcast – Episode 30

Alex Mena & Fiona Hall | Crew 713: The Men Who Flew The Irishman’s Shanty On episode 30 of Veteran Voices: The Oral History Podcast, we have a conversation with documentary filmmakers Alex Mena and Fiona Hall, producers of Crew 713: The Men Who Flew “The Irishman’s Shanty.”     In May 1944, The Irishman’s Shanty was hit hard by the Luftwaffe while on a vital mission […]

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Veteran Voices: The Oral History Podcast – Episode 29

Veteran Voices: The Oral History Podcast – Episode 29

Joe Todd | Oklahoma Veterans Oral History   On episode 29 of Veteran Voices: The Oral History Podcast, we have a conversation with veterans oral historian Joe Todd.  Recorded July 16, 2016. Host: Kevin Farkas.  Audiography: Kevin Farkas.     Joe Todd of Bartlesville, Oklahoma has been carefully recording and preserving the stories of veterans for more than sixteen years, first for the Oklahoma Historical Society […]

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Veteran Voices: The Oral History Podcast – Episode 28

Veteran Voices: The Oral History Podcast – Episode 28

Cyndy Carrington Miller | Iwo Jima Album   On episode 28 of Veteran Voices: The Oral History Podcast, we have a conversation with Cyndy Carrington Miller, author of Iwo Jima Album: Photographs and Memories of Staff Sgt. Ralph J. Carrington, US Army Air Force, 1943-1945.  Recorded June 18, 2016. Host: Kevin Farkas.  Audiography: Kevin Farkas.     Ralph Carrington served with the Army Air Corps during WW II. […]

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