Episode 1 – Military Records

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In today’s episode, we will be exploring Military Records, and how to research them.

Our guests today are:

Bob Scherer, Retired US Army Col., Historian/Council Member 12th Armored Division “The Hellcats” Association and board member of the 12 Armored Division Memorial Museum in Abilene, TX; and Ed Preston, Chairman of the PA Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund, and President of the Penndel-Hulmeville Memorial Day Parade Committee.

The websites referenced in our Episode 1 Podcast are as follows:

12th Armored Division

Penndel-Hulmeville Memorial Day Parade Committee

PA Vietnam Veterans Memorial Foundation

Washington Crossing Wreaths for Veterans (WCWV) Committee

National Archives and Records Administration

Soldiers and Sailors Database

Bates’ History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers

Genealogical Society of New Jersey

Fold3 – Historical Military Records

Tomb of the Unknown Soldier Centennial Commemoration Public Flower Ceremony

“The Rifle” by Gary Paulsen

List of Military Lineage Societies

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