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Roy Roberts, Interviewed by Kyla Roberts, 2016
Name of person(s) interviewed: Roy Roberts
Other people present: Dee Roberts
Researcher: Kyla Roberts
Date of interview: 5/23/16
Location of interview: Richland, Washington
Special conditions (noise, interruptions, etc.): Slight background noise, wind chimes
General description of contents: His experiences in the army and what he did.
Length of interview: 22:01
Time and Contents
What branch of service, where he served, rank, when he served
Was he drafted or enlisted, where he was and why he decided to enlist
Boot camp, what time period he served in, his jobs while he was in the service
Jumping out of airplanes, how he stayed in touch with his family
The food, what he did every day, did he feel pressure or stress
How he entertained himself, the day his service ended, what he did when he returned
What his colonel wanted him to do, friendships he made.
What careers he perused when he got out, his views on the military,
Story about staying in the mountains for a week.
His moms view on him being away and getting a letter from the military about being on standby for the Vietnam war.
Anything he wanted to add that wasn’t covered(what he liked to do when he was on leave, being left behind, the big cannons damaging his hearing)
How old he was, when he served and how he felt about it overall.
If he enjoyed being the army and how he feels about it.
Mr. Roy Roberts