Streaming Media

Description

Oral History interview of William G. Newsome. Interview conducted by Stillman, Pat at Village on the Green in Longwood, Fla.

Date of Birth

1939-08-06

Place of Birth

Unspecified

Gender

Male

Race

Unspecified

Home State

Unspecified

War or Conflict

Korean Conflict

Status

Veteran

Entrance into Service

Enlisted

Branch of Service

U.S. Army

Unit of Service

3rd Army Finance

Location of Service

Korea

Highest Rank

Sergeant; SGT

Prisoner of War

Unspecified

Service Related Injury

Unspecified

Battles

Unspecified

Medals

Congressional Citation Medal

Achievements

Captained an intruder without harm to him or his fellow serviceman.

Country of Birth

United States

Interviewer

Stillman, Pat

Interview Date

8-14-2014

Location of Interview

Village on the Green in Longwood, Fla.

Subjects

Newsome, William G.; Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Personal Narratives; 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

Contributors

Stillman, Pat

Length of Interview

31 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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