Authors

Sturm RayFollow

Streaming Media

Description

Oral History interview of Ray Sturm. Interview conducted by Hollingsworth, Katie at the University of Central Florida in Orlando, FL.

Date of Birth

1963-10-22

Place of Birth

Unspecified

Gender

Male

Race

White - Non Hispanic

Home State

Unspecified

War or Conflict

Cold War Era

Status

Veteran

Begin/End date of Service - 1st

1983-11-09

1989-11-08

Entrance into Service

Unspecified

Branch of Service

U.S. Army

Unit of Service

210th Field Artillery Brigade; 34th Infantry Division

Location of Service

Korea

Highest Rank

Sergeant; SGT

Prisoner of War

Unspecified

Service Related Injury

Unspecified

Battles

Unspecified

Medals

Unspecified

Achievements

See video for details.

Note

Served active duty during the peacetime from 1983-1986. Though during peacetime, whenever intelligence would pick up potential activity, he and his unit would be on alert and ready for battle.

City of Birth

Unspecified

Country of Birth

United States

Interviewer

Hollingsworth, Katie

Interview Date

11-13-2014

Location of Interview

University of Central Florida in Orlando, FL.

Subjects

Sturm, Ray; Cold War -- 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

Hollingsworth, Katie

Length of Interview

42 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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