Fred Swanson Interview, 1990

Title

Fred Swanson Interview, 1990

Authors

Fred Swanson

Files

Download Fred Swanson Interview Transcript (1.9 MB)

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Interviewer

Jack Imholte

Interviewee

Fred Swanson

Date Recorded

10-13-1990

Date Digital

7-6-2020

Location Recorded

Hancock, Minnesota

Keywords

World War, 1914-1918, Soldiers--United States

Description

In this interview, Fred Swanson discusses his experiences as a soldier during World War I. He discusses his training at Camp Grant, fighting in the Argonne Forest, and living in Germany for a few months after the armistice. He talks about the artillery, the people who were left homeless by the bombing and his return to the United States.

Language

00:41:18

Original Format

Audiocassette

Digital Identifier

SCSwanson01

Repository

West Central Minnesota Historical Research Center (WCMHRC)

Local Identifier

348

Fred Swanson Interview, 1990

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