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Description

Oral History interview of William Reuter. Interview conducted by Bradfield, Dan at Research Parkway, Orlando, FL.

Log

0:01 Biographical information; 1:42 Early Naval Career; 5:20 Time as XO of NAWCTSD; 9:35 Future of NAWCTSD; 16:05 Reflection of Navy life; 16:59 Reflections of RTC Orlando and the Lone Sailor Memorial Project; 19:11 Final reflections of Naval Career; 20:11 Applying at NASA and the Columbia Disaster.

Date of Birth

1961-04-21

Place of Birth

Camden (N.J.)

Gender

Male

Race

White - Non Hispanic

Home State

New Jersey

War or Conflict

Cold War Era

Status

Veteran

Begin/End date of Service - 1st

1979-01-01

2012-12-31

Entrance into Service

Commissioned

Branch of Service

U.S. Navy

Unit of Service

Naval Air Warfare Training Systems Division

Highest Rank

Captain; CAPT

Prisoner of War

Unspecified

Service Related Injury

Unspecified

Battles

Libya- Line of Death; Norwegian Fjords

Medals

Legion of Merit

Achievements

Executive Officer (NAWCTSD)

City of Birth

Camden

Country of Birth

United States

Interviewer

Bradfield, Dan

Interview Date

3-10-2014

Location of Interview

Research Parkway, Orlando, FL.

Subjects

Reuter, William; Cold War -- Personal narratives; United States. Navy

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

Length of Interview

21 Minutes

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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