Preserving Veterans' Memories

Preserving Veterans' Memories

Top of Mind with Julie Rose

Veterans' Memories, Identifying Service Members, Normal

Episode: Veterans' Memories, Identifying Service Members, Normal

  • May 25, 2020 8:00 pm
  • 17:57 mins

Guest: Col. Karen D. Lloyd, Retired US Army, Director of Veteran’s History Project Earlier this month marked the 75th anniversary of V-E Day, when Nazi Germany surrendered, and World War II effectively ended in Europe. US Navy Commander Ed Godwin remembers going ashore in Liverpool, England when the announcement was made that the war in Europe had ended. Commander Godwin’s story is archived in the Veterans History Project at the United States Library of Congress. Families, schools and nonprofits can submit audio and written recordings of veterans from all of America’s conflicts, past and present. (Originally aired 11/12/2018)

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