Roger Polhemus talks about his family history and military service

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Title

Roger Polhemus talks about his family history and military service

Subject

History
Veterans
World War II
Korean War

Description

Roger Polhemus was born on November 14, 1926, and served in the United States Army for 20 years attaining the rank of Sergeant 1st Class. On October 5, 2014, at a Your DC Digital Museum event held at the Armed Forces Retirement Home in Washington, DC, Polhemus contributed several historic artifacts to the DC Digital Museum collection including this brief oral history interview.

Polhemus discusses his family history, his time in the service, and the photographs he contributed to the collection.

Creator

Polhemus, Roger
Salinas, Claire

Source

Your DC Digital Museum

Publisher

Humanities DC

Date

2014
5 October 2014

Contributor

Smith, Mark

Format

.mts (AVCHD video)
1920 x 1080 px

Language

English

Type

Oral History

Identifier

0011.YDCDM.2014

Coverage

Ward 5
Washington, DC
New York, New York
New Jersey

Oral History Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Moving Image

Duration

00:24:58

Bit Rate/Frequency

12190 kb/s

Interviewer

Salinas, Claire

Interviewee

Polhemus, Roger

Location

Washington, DC

Geolocation

Social Bookmarking

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