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Interview with David Kessler

David Kessler (57) talks with wife, Sharon Kessler (54), about their son's deployment to Afghanistan, how they coped, and what it is like having him back home now.

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Interview with Juan R. Garcia

Juan Garcia (57) talks to his son Carlo Javier Garcia (28) talk about Juan's military career. They also talk about how all of Juan's other children enlisted. Juan expresses how he's…

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Interview with Juana E. Morales

Juana Morales (60) speaks with son, Carlo Javier Garcia (28), about the military service and deployment of her other sons and CG's brothers. They discuss the challenges they faced and CG's…

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Interview with James Sedille

James Sedille (38) speaks with Philip Busey (66) about his service in the Army, his deployments to Iraq and Afghanistan, and what it is like to return stateside.

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Interview with Ada Derevensky

Ada Derevensky (58) speaks with her husband, Mark Derevensky (58), about the enlistment of her son, Ferraz, in the Army, his deployment, and what it was like to be a mother with a son overseas.

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Interview with James Garcia

James Garcia (32) speaks with Carolina Camps (68) about his childhood in Queens, NY, his decision to enlist as a Marine, his deployments, and what it is like reintegrating back in to civilian life.

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Interview with Jack J. Diamond, Part 2 of 2

Jack Diamond (89) speaks with Patricia Sowers (67) about his involvement in WWII, his time as a POW, and life after the military in Miami.

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Interview with Jack J. Diamond, Part 1 of 2

Jack Diamond (89) speaks with Patricia Sowers (67) about his involvement in WWII, his time as a POW, and life after the military in Miami.

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Interview with Robert S. Butler

Robert (43), a veteran, talks to Patricia (67) the founder of Warmamas, about his time at war. He talks about a time when a friend died in his arms. He also expresses how soldiers need support from…

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Interview with Janine Lutz

Janine Lutz (52) tells friend and colleague, Michelle Coleman (30), about her son Johnny, his service in the Marines, and his suicide. She talks about the organization she has created to bring…

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Interview with Margaret Wyszkowski

Margaret Wyszkowski (73) speaks with son, Bob Wyszkowski (45), about her son and Bob's brother, John. They discuss John's decision to become a Navy Seal and their pride.

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Interview with Allan Casebier

Allan Casebier (80) tells of his time in the Military, being stationed in France, studying war and history and becoming a Professor.

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Interview with Ana Castellanos

Children, Elsie Valderrama (44) and Alexander Castellanos (38) and mother, Ana Castellanos (70) remember their father's Army career.

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Interview with Manuel Cadre

Patricia Sowers (58) interviews Manuel Cadre (24) about his experience in the Marine Corps, his deployment to Afghanistan, and his interest in foreign policy.

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Interview with Alan M. Noe

Mother, Betty Noe (62) interviews her son, Alan Noe (27) about his decision to join the Army infantry, stories about his deployment in Baghdad, and what he misses most about his military life.

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Interview with Justin L. Ruiz

Hamilton Duckro (44) interviews her fiance, Justin Ruiz (33) about his decision to join the Air Force and the Army, his career as a military medic, and his transition back into civilian life.

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