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Conrad enlisted in the Navy in 1945 and served until 1946 in the U.S.S. Welles (DD628), USS LST 814, UNS Station Japan. Interviewed by James Johnston on Oct 1, 1999, Conrad talked about military experiences in the Second World War. The 2005 Kansas Legislature passed a bill funding the WWII Veterans Oral History grant program. This transcript is from one of the nine community institutions that received these grants. The transcript from the interview is presented here; the original video copy of the interview is available through the Greater Barber County Historical Action Assn and through the Kansas State Historical Society.

Creator: Conrad, Melvin Louis
Date: 1 October 1999

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Item Number: 211316
Call Number: World War II Oral Histories Project
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 211316

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