Fred Swanson Interview, 1990
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World War, 1914-1918, Soldiers--United States
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.
West Central Minnesota Historical Research Center (WCMHRC)
Swanson, Fred, "Fred Swanson Interview, 1990" (1990). Stevens County Oral Histories. 43.