Oral history interview of Jeffery Ford. Interview conducted by Brandon Kirk in Orlando, FL on Zoom on December 2, 2020. Interview topics include family background, basic training, specialized technical training, description of being an Electronic Signal Analyst, being station in West Berlin, differences between West Berlin and East Berlin, experiencing culture shock in Berlin, being present for President Reagan’s Berlin Wall speech, reaction to the fall of the Berlin Wall, and acclamation to civilian life.
Date of Birth
Location of Interview
Orlando, Florida using Zoom due to COVID-19
Contributor Affiliation / Organization
RICHES University of Central Florida
Length of Interview
Department of History, University of Central Florida
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Central Florida, RICHES of, "Ford, Jeffrey C. interview" (2020). Veterans Oral Histories. 688.