Streaming Media

Description

Oral history interview of Ward P. Britt. Interview conducted by John Murphy at the West Orange Country Club. Interview topics include early experiences with military service, wartime experience, life in the military, after militaryservice, and later years.

Log

Unavailabe

Date of Birth

1940-01-01

Place of Birth

Del Rio (Tex.)

Gender

Male

Race

White - Non Hispanic

Home State

Texas

War or Conflict

Vietnam Era

Status

Veteran

Entrance into Service

Enlisted

Branch of Service

U.S. Air Force

Unit of Service

Unspecified

Location of Service

Vung Tan (Vietnam), Tuang Tri (Vietnam), Han Tan(Vietnam)

Highest Rank

Captain Capt

Prisoner of War

No

Service Related Injury

No

Battles

Unspecified

Medals

Silver Star Medal, Bronze Star

Achievements

See the Video

Note

Not applicable

Country of Birth

United States

Interviewer

Murphy, John

Interview Date

11-10-2010

Subjects

Britt, Ward P., United States. Air Force

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.

Transcript

Not applicable

Contributor Affiliation / Organization

RICHES; University of Central Florida

Contributors

Not applicable

Publisher

Department of History, University of Central Florida

Type

Audio, Sound

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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