Stuart C. Headford, Stratford, Connecticut: an interview by Matthew Stuart, August 20, 2005: Saving the Legacy tape no. 734

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Title Stuart C. Headford, Stratford, Connecticut: an interview by Matthew Stuart, August 20, 2005: Saving the Legacy tape no. 734
Alternative Title Stuart C. Headford, Saving the legacy: an oral history of Utah's World War II veterans, ACCN 2070, American West Center, University of Utah
Creator Headford, Stuart C., 1940-
Contributor University of Utah. American West Center; Stuart, Matthew O.
Publisher Digitized by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Date 2005-08-05
Date Digital 2015-12-16
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Spatial Coverage Cuba
Subject Headford, Stuart C., 1940- --Interviews; Veterans--United States--Biography; Sailors--United States--Biography; United States--Navy--Biography; Cuban Missile Crisis, 1962
Keywords USS Independence; Mediterranean Sea; Cuban blockade; Veterans of Foreign Wars
Description Transcript (xx pages) of an interview by Matthew Stuart with Stuart C. Headford on August 20, 2005. From tape number 734 in the "Saving the Legacy" Oral History Project
Collection Number and Name Accn2070, Saving the Legacy oral history project, 2001-2010
Abstract Mr. Headford was born on December 5, 1940, in Bridgeport, Connecticut. He joined the Navy in 1959 and received training at the Great Lakes Naval Training Center in Illinois. He was assigned to the USS Independence CV-62 and served there until discharged in June 1963. During his service he participated in 3 Mediterranean cruises and in the naval blockade during the Cuban Missile Crisis. He tells of his experiences during that time. He was in the Reserves as a Seabee in Rhode Island and retired in 1997. Interviewed by Matthew Stuart. 22 pages.
Type Text
Genre oral histories (literary works)
Format application/pdf
Extent 22 pages
Language eng
Scanning Technician Mazi Rakhsha
Metadata Cataloger Matt Brunsvik; Jeremy Myntti; Ken Rockwell
Conversion Specifications Original scanned with Kirtas 2400 and saved as 400 ppi uncompressed TIFF. PDF generated by Adobe Acrobat Pro X for CONTENTdm display
ARK ark:/87278/s6qn88v4
Topic Personal narratives--American; Veterans; Sailors; Cuban Missile Crisis (1962)
Setname uum_slohp
Date Created 2016-04-01
Date Modified 2016-04-01
ID 1033963
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