Streaming Media

Description

Oral History interview of Robert Glasgow. Interview conducted by Kessler, Justin at University of Central Florida.

Log

0:40 Pre-Military education/family; 2:00 Bootcamp; 3:00 September 11th; 3:58 Completing Bootcamp; 4:30 First Deployment w/ 26th Marine expeditionary; 5:00 Iraq; 6:14 Marine life; 7:57 Battle of Fallujah, 3rd day; 16:48 Reflection after Heavy Combat; 17:35 Coming Home; 19:46 Adjusting to Civilian life.

Date of Birth

1983-06-06

Place of Birth

San Juan (P.R.)

Gender

Male

Home State

NA

War or Conflict

Operation Iraqi Freedom

Status

Veteran

Begin/End date of Service - 1st

2001-01-21

2006-01-21

Entrance into Service

Enlisted

Branch of Service

U.S. Marines

Unit of Service

1/8 Alpha WPNS

Location of Service

Iraq

Highest Rank

Corporal; Cpl

Prisoner of War

No

Service Related Injury

No

Battles

Unspecified

Medals

Unspecified

Achievements

See video for details.

Note

Not applicable

City of Birth

San Juan

Country of Birth

Puerto Rico

Interviewer

Kessler, Justin

Interview Date

Fall 11-4-2016

Location of Interview

University of Central Florida

Subjects

Glasgow, Robert; Iraq War, 2003-2011 -- Personal Narratives; Afghanistan and Iraq Wars, 2001-present -- Personal Narratives; United States. Marines

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

Kessler, Justin

Length of Interview

23 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

Semester

Fall


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