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Fred Wimmer, interviewed by Jake Sprenger, 2016
Name of person interviewed: Fred Wimmer
Other people present: Jacquie Hitzman
Researcher: Jake Sprenger
Date of interview: 11/11/15
Location of interview: Willowbrook Terrace, Pendleton, Oregon
Special conditions (noise, interruptions, etc.): People talking in background, and making noises in the kitchen
General description of contents: Interview of Fred Wimmer concerning his WWII experiences
Length of interview: 37:49
Time and Contents
0:00 to 2:00
Branch & Rank
2:00 to 5:39
Events prior to joining the Air Force:
Reason for enlisting
First Day in service
What it felt like
5:40 to 9:34
Experiences over Seas:
What it was like
9:35 to 17:55
Life during the military:
Staying in touch with family
What the food was like
Activities on leave
Places travelled to during service
Opinions of officers
17:56 to 24:05
After the service:
What happened the day it ended?
Where were you?
School and employment after
Did you joint veteran originations
24:06 to 37:49
Later Years after returning home:
Did your military experience influence your view on war?
What else were you involved with, concerning the plane bombs?
Do you go to veteran reunions?
How did your military experiences influence your life?
Mr. Fred Wimmer