Streaming Media

Description

Oral history interview of Sherman Perez. Interview conducted by Kelli Ordonia at University of Central Florida Library.

Date of Birth

1984-05-17

Place of Birth

Manhattan (N.Y.)

Gender

Male

Race

White - Non Hispanic

Home State

New York

War or Conflict

Operation Iraqi Freedom

Status

Veteran

Begin/End date of Service - 1st

2002-07-01

2006-12-01

Entrance into Service

Enlisted

Branch of Service

U.S. Army

Unit of Service

Bravo Company, 8th Battalion, 101st Brigade, 101st Air Assault Division

Location of Service

Mosul (Iraq)

Highest Rank

Private First Class; PFC

Prisoner of War

No

Service Related Injury

No

Battles

Unspecified

Medals

Army Commendation Medal; Good Conduct Medal; National Defense Service Medal; Global War on Terrorism Service Medal; Global War on Terrorism Service Medal; Iraq Campaign Medal; NCO Professional Development Ribbon; Army Service Ribbon; Air Assault Badge

Achievements

See the video

Note

Facilitated Mosul after a month of traveling, setting up camps and winnings the hearts and minds of the Iraqi's ; (92A) Automated Logistical Specialist/ Task Dependent for mission of the day/ Where-ever needed

City of Birth

Manhattan

Country of Birth

United States

Interviewer

Ordonia, Kelli

Interview Date

11-30-2010

Location of Interview

University of Central Florida Library

Subjects

Perez, Sherman A.; United States. Army

Collection Description

Contains logs, audio and video recordings of interviews with Central Florida's veterans as part of a history class project for the students at the University of Central Florida (UCF). The UCF Community Veterans History Project(CVHP) started in fall 2010. It collects, preserves, and makes accessible to the public the experiences of Central Florida's veterans so that future generations will better understand the realities of conflict. It is a collaborative endeavor supported by multiple departments and offices at UCF. The veterans' histories are archived and made digitally available through the UCF library and selected materials are contributed to the Veterans History Project at the Library of Congress.

Contributor Affiliation / Organization

RICHES; University of Central Florida

Publisher

Department of History, University of Central Florida

Type

Video; MovingImage

Rights

All rights are held by the respective holding institution. This material is posted publicly for non-profit educational uses, excluding printed publication. For permission to reproduce and/or for copyright information contact Special Collections and University Archives, University of Central Florida Libraries, (407) 823-2576. http://library.ucf.edu/about/departments/special-collections-university-archives/

Repository

University of Central Florida Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives

Contributing Project

UCF Community Veterans History Project

Document Type

Interview


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