In his October 20, 2003 interview with Alan Garmendia, William D. Wolfe recollects about his time in the Navy during WWII, the Korean War, and Vietnam. Wolfe shares the details of his work in the Navy on an experimental destroyer testing new sonar. The interview concludes with reminiscences of the South Pacific and pastimes of soldiers. This interview was conducted for inclusion into the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections Oral History Program.
This interview is open for use.
Veterans History Project, Vietnam War, World War II
Navy, Pacific, Philippines, destroyer, PT Boats, Basic Training, food, mines
Wolfe, William D., "Interview with William D. Wolfe" (2003). Winthrop University Oral History Program. VHP 022.
LC Subject Headings
World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, United States. Navy, Destroyers (Warships), Anti-submarine warfare