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1Question Were you involved in the war Any family members involved in the war Answer He was not involved in the war because he was too young However his father worked as an electric engineer for the army and operated radars He had two uncles who were also in the army and had another uncle in the navy 2Question Were you active in civil defense Red Cross war industries other volunteer activities Answer He was in the boy scouts and was extremely patriotic He collected scraps of aluminum steel iron and paper for the war effort He did not see this job as a burden and even competed for respect by trying to collect the most materials He was also a coastal watcher and was assigned to watch for enemy submarines along the eastern coast However he never actually saw one 3Question Any military experiences or personal anecdotes Answer He became a casualty-reporting officer in 1957 when he was stationed in Alaska Before then he was generally pro-war but after telling two or three wives that their husbands were dead he became more passive He said his job as a casualty-reporting officer changed his view towards war and caused him to question the Vietnam War and the policies of President Bush 4Question How did you view the war then Answer During the time of the war he was nonchalant to the war In fact he said the worst part about the attack on Pearl Harbor was that he could not go to the beach on that day As a child he did not understand much about the war For example he said that when he learned about the Pearl Harbor invasion he asked himself whats a Pearl Harbor and when he read about the dropping of the atomic bomb on Nagasaki and Hiroshima he asked himself whats an atomic bomb He viewed the war as a game because he never experienced any
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