Streaming Media


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


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.



War or Conflict

Operation Iraqi Freedom

Interview Date


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


Department of History, University of Central Florida


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.


University of Central Florida Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives

Contributing Project

UCF Community Veterans History Project

Document Type