Interview with Karl Simpson Park, February 10, 2017

Project: American Veterans: World War Two Oral History Project

Interview Summary

Karl Park describes his childhood in Madison County, Kentucky. He talks about his service in the U.S. Navy during World War II, serving in the Pacific--Solomon Island, Philippines, and Okinawa. He talks about the signing of the surrender and his life afterward.

Interview Accession

2017oh051_ww458

Interviewee Name

Karl Simpson Park

Interviewer Name

Raymond C. Jackson

Interview Date

2017-02-10

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Park, Karl Simpson Interview by Raymond C. Jackson. 10 Feb. 2017. Lexington, KY: Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

Park, K.S. (2017, February 10). Interview by R. C. Jackson. American Veterans: World War Two Oral History Project. Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington.

Park, Karl Simpson, interview by Raymond C. Jackson. February 10, 2017, American Veterans: World War Two Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.





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