Ruth McSwain was 16 years old when the United States entered World War II. She was a student at Women’s College in Greensboro, N.C. In this interview, McSwain describes how the war shaped her life and her community. She also recounts some of the war experiences of her late husband, Clyde McSwain, who was a fighter pilot in Europe during World War II.
Transcript Number 016
Title: Ruth McSwain: Remembering World War II
Interviewee: Ruth McSwain
Date of Interview: August 18, 1998
Location of Interview: Wilmington, N.C.
Description: 1 VHS Cassette Tape (c. 25 min.) sd., col.
Documentation 1 Typed Transcript
Series: World War II Remembered
Series: Voices of Experience