Streaming Media

Description

Oral History interview of Carla Holoman. Interview conducted by Webb, Joshua at JHT Offices off of Research Parkway in Orlando, FL.

Log

0:01 Introduction; 0:31 Birth Place and date; 0:39 Parents Occupation; 0:55 Siblings; 1:03 Growing Up; 2:55 Family in the Military; 3:22 Education before joining the Military; 4:18 Influence for joining the Air Force; 5:41 Family reaction to commissioning; 6:14 Opinion of Reserve Officer Training Corps; 7:24 Field Training; 8:46 Post Field Training; 8:57 Opinions of Field Training; 10:39 Discovering leadership style; 12:46 Graduation at Field Training; 13:26 First job in Acquisitions and Logistics; 17:24 Opinion of being Stationed at Birth Base; 18:08 Meeting Husband; 19:23 Average day at Robins AFB; 20:30 Airframes and projects; 21:34 On Leave; 22:08 Interaction with Civilians; 23:25 Memorable day serving; 25:02 Persian Gulf War affecting the normal operations; 26:26 Friend who volunteered to deploy instead of her; 26:59 Reasons for leaving the service; 27:48 Last day in Service; 29:16 Medals and awards; 29:51 Coming from Atlanta to Orlando; 32:22 Race and Gender affecting service; 34:49 Contact with those she served with; 36:25 Overall Assessment of Career; 37:21 Getting Employment at JHT; 38:23 Closing Statements.

Date of Birth

1965-09-09

Place of Birth

Robins Air Force Base (Ga.)

Gender

Male

Race

Black or African American

Home State

Georgia

War or Conflict

Persian Gulf War

Status

Veteran

Begin/End date of Service - 1st

1988-11-10

1994-04-10

Entrance into Service

Commissioned

Branch of Service

U.S. Air Force

Unit of Service

Warner Robins Air Logistics Center

Location of Service

Robins Air Force Base (Ga.)

Highest Rank

Captain; Capt

Prisoner of War

Unspecified

Service Related Injury

Unspecified

Battles

Unspecified

Medals

Unspecified

Achievements

See video for details.

Note

Not applicable

City of Birth

Robins Air Force Base

Country of Birth

United States

Interviewer

Webb, Joshua

Interview Date

4-8-2015

Location of Interview

University of Central Florida Colbourn Hall.

Subjects

Holoman, Carla; Persian Gulf War Era, 1990-2003 -- Personal Narratives; 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.

Contributor Affiliation / Organization

RICHES; University of Central Florida

Contributors

Webb, Joshua

Length of Interview

40 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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