Interviewee

John William Vessey, Jr.

Document Type

Oral History

Date of Interview

5-8-2012

Abstract

This is the eighth interview in a series of 37 interviews with General John W. Vessey. In this interview, Gen. John Vessey continues to discuss his World War II service in the 34th Division Artillery and the Italian Campaign; specifically, his duty has artillery forward observer and air observer. He discusses the end of WWII and his return stateside in May 1945. He also discusses his marriage in July 1945 and postwar plans.

Copyright

All rights reserved. No part of this work may be reproduced without the written permission of Concordia University Library or Thomas Saylor, Department of History, Concordia University, St. Paul.

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