Oregon Experience: Oregon at War

Oregon Voices


Logging During the War
Jack Smith
U.S. Forest Service
Japanese Internment
George Katagiri
Portland
Wood for War
Bill Hagenstein
Portland
Iwo Jima
Richard Courson
Pendleton
Camp Abbot
Kenyon Morehouse
Christmas Valley
Ball Turret Gunner
Roland Stewart
Bend
B-25 Bomber Pilot
Otto Vondrak
Bend
Doolittle Raiders
Pendleton Army Base
1941-1942
Fighter Pilot
Bob Wells
Bend
Ace Fighter Pilot
Russell Reiserer
Bend
Concentration Camps
Brownlee Bush
Tillamook
Medic
Frank Gehrman
Scotts Mills, Oregon
Victory Mail
Audrey Theurer
Corvallis
Prisoner of War
Edward Atiyeh
Portland
The Experience of War
Richard Atiyeh
Portland
Battle in the Aleutians
Andrew Petrus
Grants Pass
About the Program
Learn how WWII changed the face of Oregon.
Oregon Voices
Watch videos of Oregonians as they tell their unique stories of WWII.
Share Your Story
Share your experiences of WWII and explore submissions from Oregon and around the country.
Further Reading
Related links and additional resources about WWII.
Program Credits

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The War begins Sunday, September 23 at 8pm on OPB TV.
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