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  • SQ 2016- Gloria Bennett 

    Bennett, Gloria (C.V. Starr Center, 2016-07-22)
    Gloria Bennett was a teenager during the War in Asbury Park, New Jersey. As a teenager, she attended school and remembers how the war affected her school. Many of her male friends, including her boyfriend for a short time, ...
  • SQ 2016-Barbara Finneson 

    Finneson, Barbara (CV. Starr Center, 2016-06-13)
    Barbara Finneson gave her personal account of life on the West Coast, in California, during the Second World War. She was ten years old when America became involved in the war in 1941. The threat of air raids from the ...
  • SQ 2016-Fenton Martin 

    Martin, Fenton (CV. Starr Center, 2016-06-21)
    Fenton L. Martin was born in 1928 in the town of Portsmouth, Virginia. Being in high school when the war began, he discusses his and his family’s experiences with rationing and gardening, his reactions from Pearl Harbor ...
  • SQ 2016-Les Palmer 

    Palmer, Les (C.V. Starr Center, 2016-06-21)
    While growing up during WWII, Les Palmer had a paper route that shaped his life as a young adult. He often heard of the major events before the rest of his town due to his job distributing newspapers. He reflects on living ...