Oral history interview of Mr. Cameroon Mulloy. Interview conducted by Daniela Aguirre and Sara Nazarin at the University of Central Florida in Orlando, Florida on 10/09/2019. Interview topics include, introduction; birthplace at Atlanta, Georgia; Mother being the Marketing Director at the Dow Chemical with the father doing insurance work in the fraud department; childhood best described as a “white picket fence” type of living; life before the service; motivation for entering the service; basic training at Fort Leonard Wood; advance training for the Old Guard Training; description of the Old Guard; golfing with President Obama; interactions with other significant people; in depth description of the different positions with the Old Guard; injury in the Old Guard regiment; Twilight Tattoo/Spirit of America description; Life after medical retirement; Difficulties with society; Scholastic life; Fort Bragg; Final message; conclusion.
Date of Birth
Location of Interview
University of Central Florida
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
Length of Interview
Department of History, University of Central Florida
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UCF Community Veterans History Project
Central Florida, RICHES of, "Mulloy, Cameron (John) interview" (2019). Veterans Oral Histories. 649.