Streaming Media

Description

Oral History interview of Jacob Noble. Interview conducted by Rose, Christian; Fernandez, Robert at University of Central Florida- Orlando, FL.

Log

1:01 Biographical information/ childhood; 1:37 Parents; 1:48 Other family members that served; 2:00 Pre-military education; 2:37 Decision to join the military; 2:54 Family's feelings about military; 3:10 Boot Camp; 4:05 Marine combat training and Tank school; 5:00 Camp Lejeune; 7:05 Most Memorable experience (Promotion to Corporal); 8:19 Preparing to Deploy to Iraq; 9:21 Trip to Iraq; 9:50 Frist Impression of Deployment; 10:44 Daily life in Fallujah; 13:02 Being on patrol; 13:51 Most memorable experience on patrol; 17:15 Coming back from deployment; 19:06 Leaving the Marine Corps; 19:52 Coming home; 21:08 Transition from military to civilian life; 21:47 Advice to anyone looking to join; 22:52 Overall rating of service; 24:06 "Leaving the military"; 26:11 Final closings.

Date of Birth

1987-02-11

Place of Birth

Grand Rapids (Fla.)

Gender

Male

Race

White - Non Hispanic

War or Conflict

Operation Iraqi Freedom

Status

Veteran

Begin/End date of Service - 1st

2005-11-15

2009-11-16

Entrance into Service

Enlisted

Branch of Service

U.S. Marines

Unit of Service

2nd Tank Battalion; 2nd Marine Division

Location of Service

Fallujah (Iraq)

Highest Rank

Corporal; Cpl

Prisoner of War

Unspecified

Service Related Injury

Unspecified

Battles

Unspecified

Medals

Marine Corps Good Conduct Medal; Iraq Campaign Medal; Sea Service Deployment Ribbon; Global War on Terrorism Service Medal; National Defense Service Medal; Letter of Appreciation; Meritorious Mast Award; Rifle Qualification Badge (Expert); Pistol Qualification Badge (Expert)

Achievements

2146 Main Battle Tank Repairer/Technician; deployed to Iraq as an 1812 M1A1 Tank Crewman

Note

Medal details: Iraq Campaign Medal with one bronze service star.

City of Birth

Grand Rapids

Country of Birth

United States

Interviewer

Rose, Christian; Fernandez, Robert

Interview Date

7-15-2014

Location of Interview

University of Central Florida- Orlando, FL.

Subjects

Noble, Jacob D.; Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Personal Narratives; United States. Marine Corps

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

Contributors

Rose, Christian; Fernandez, Robert

Length of Interview

30 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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