Organizations
Memorial Day Remembrances at St. James Cathedral
Memorial Day, A Time to Remember Our Veterans:  Monsignor John G. Bishop Jim Brewer Bill Buning Dan Buning Rick Buning Thomas Buning Bernard Carrol Austin Caruso, Sr. Tom Connors Tom Doan Tim Doyle Bob Gaughan Fr. Phil Halstead Roger Hamlyn ... Read more
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"My Small Part In The War" by Johnnie H. Noles
First person account of WWII written by Orlando resident Johnnie N. Noles. After retiring from the United States Air Force as a Master Sergeant, Johnny settled in Orlando and worked as an appraiser for the Orange County Property Appraiser's Office. He ser ... Read more
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WWII Veteran Audrey Tracy Interview
Listen to this interview  with WWII Veteran Audrey Tracy in Orlando, FL June 6th, 2010, D-Day. [audio mp3="http://orlandomemory.info/wp-content/uploads/2010/12/audrey_tracy.mp3"][/audio]   Veteran Tracy served in the U.S. Marine Corps i ... Read more
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Veteran Stephen Sterner Video Interview
Interview with Veteran Stephen Sterner at VFW 10147 in Apopka, FL, May 19th, 2010. Veteran Sterner graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy and retired from the U.S. Navy in 1982. He visits the VA Hospital once a week, volunteers at the VFW and here displays ... Read more
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WWII Veteran Lyle Shaffer Interview
Interview with WWII Veteran Lyle Shaffer at the VA Medical Center in Orlando, FL May 26th, 2010. Veteran Schaffer was a Forward Observer with an observation point on the Rhine River during the WWII combat in Germany. He shares his love for America and the ... Read more
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WWII Veteran Rocco Covello
Interview with WWII Veteran Rocco Covello at VFW 4287 in Orlando, FL, Memorial Day, 2010. Veteran Covello served in WWII in the 4th Infantry Division in Germany. He recalls waiting to go on the frontline at Camp Lucky Strike Replacement Camp when the war ... Read more
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Vietnam Veteran Marv Suriff Interview
Interview with Vietnam Veteran Marv Suriff at VFW Post 10147 in Apopka, FL, May 19th, 2010. Veteran Suriff served in the U.S. Air Force in Thailand and Vietnam. His more memorable experiences include facing enemy fire from across the border and the great ... Read more
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WWII Veteran Walter Reinhold Interview
Listen to this interview with WWII Veteran Walter Reinhold at the VA Medical Center in Orlando, FL May 26th, 2010. [audio mp3="http://orlandomemory.info/wp-content/uploads/2010/12/walter_reinhold.mp3"][/audio]   Walter was born in Bavaria ... Read more
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"Bank Robbery" by Lyle Shaffer
Original story by WWII Veteran Lyle Shaffer resident at the Orlando VA Medical Center and participant in the Hospitalized Veterans Writing Project.   [audio mp3="http://orlandomemory.info/wp-content/uploads/2010/10/lyle_shaffer.mp3"][/audi ... Read more
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WWII Veteran Robert Brodrick Interview
Interview with WWII Veteran Robert Brodrick at VFW 4287 in Orlando, FL, Memorial Day 2010. Veteran Brodrick served in the U.S. Army as a Platoon Sergeant in Europe during WWII. He recalls in detail firsthand experiences liberating the first big town in Fr ... Read more
Events
Pearl Harbor: December 7th, 1941
WWII Veteran and Orlando resident Jerry Kinsley recalls seeing Pearl Harbor "Pretty well shot up. I saw a lot of ships on their sides in the harbor." Other WWII Veterans share where they were when the news came. Listen to firsthand accounts from Orlando r ... Read more
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"Lois" by Lyle Shaffer
Original story by WWII Veteran Lyle Shaffer resident at the Orlando VA Medical Center and participant in the Hospitalized Veterans Writing Project. [audio mp3="http://orlandomemory.info/wp-content/uploads/2010/10/lyle_shaffer.mp3"][/audio] ... Read more