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Oral history with Glenn Spaay

  • February 6, 2014
[Mount Horeb, WI: Mount Horeb Public Library]
  • Introduction -- Background / family -- German prison camp in Wisconsin (1944) -- High school Navy reserves -- Enlisting for active duty (before Congress did away with the GI bill) -- Boot camp and qualifying for Electronic Technicians School -- Sent to the 7th Fleet Command -- Difficulties catching the 7th Fleet Command who traveled incognito -- Navy Personnel for Admiral Alfred Pride and Admiral Ingersoll -- Patrolling the waters between Taiwan and China -- Homecoming -- Reflections on time at sea -- After the Navy -- Adventures in Taipei -- Looking back

Publication Details

Interviewee
Spaay, Glen
Interviewer
Williams, Jessica
Date
February 6, 2014
Publisher
[Mount Horeb, WI: Mount Horeb Public Library]
Language
English
Description of Original
1 sound recording (58 min.)
For Staff
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