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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Argot: Audio Short Story Collection – Episode 22

Argot: Audio Short Story Collection – Episode 22

When Your Time Comes | Charles E. Kelley   On this episode of Argot: Audio Short Stories from the Veteran Voices of Pittsburgh Oral History Collection, WWII veteran Charles E. Kelley of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania shares a story about flying A-20 Havoc attack bombers over France.   After high school, Chuck Kelley spent two years at Duquesne University but enlisted in the Army in the fall of […]

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Argot: Audio Short Story Collection – Episode 21

Argot: Audio Short Story Collection – Episode 21

Infiltration | Robert Gale   On this episode of Argot: Audio Short Stories from the Veteran Voices of Pittsburgh Oral History Collection, WWII veteran Bob Gale of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania shares a story about a dangerous and unnerving counter-intelligence mission testing flight-line security on an Allied airbase in England.   After graduating from Dartmouth College in May 1942, Bob Gale applied to become a Navy cryptographer. He […]

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Frank Gervasi | Army

Frank Gervasi | Army
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John Bone | Army Air Corps

John Bone | Army Air Corps
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Harold “Bud” Banker | Army

Harold “Bud” Banker | Army
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Hartley Baird | Army

Hartley Baird | Army
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Al Armendariz | Army

Al Armendariz | Army
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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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Argot: Audio Short Story Collection – Episode 20

Argot: Audio Short Story Collection – Episode 20

We Were Human Beings | Robert Rose   On this episode of Argot: Audio Short Stories from the Veteran Voices of Pittsburgh Oral History Collection, WWII veteran Robert Rose of Rochester, Pennsylvania shares a story about the cold during the Battle of the Bulge.     During WWII, Robert J. Rose of New Brighton, Pa served as a cannoneer with Battery “A” of the 574th AAA […]

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