Kim Wolkowski interview, 2003-2004
File — Box: 22, Folder: 14
Identifier: MSS 2350 Series 15 Sub-Series 1 Sub-Group Subgroup 1 File 564
Scope and Contents note
Materials contain a transcribed interview with Kim Wolkowski regarding service as a nurse in the U.S. Army during the Gulf War from 1990-1991. Interview was conducted as part of the Nurses at War Project. Talks about joining the National Guard in 1969, training, and education. Also talks about his wife and the difficulty she had letting him serve in Saudi Arabia during the Gulf War. Discusses his assignment as a magician/entertainer for the troops and his feelings about departing, thinking that he would never return home. Recalls instances when his village in Ashcans was attacked by Iraqi missiles and saved by Patriot missiles. Discusses the importance of his religion and meditation in handling the stress of war. Dated 2003-2004.
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Open for public research.
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It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Saints at War Project records must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Coordinating Committee.