Stanley Rehder was called into WWII because of his involvement in ROTC in high school and at NCSU. He was called up in March 1943 and completed his basic training at Camp Walters, Texas. Afterward he returned to NCSU with ASTP for six more months of college classes. He shipped to Liverpool around Christmas in 1944. He recounts how a torpedo struck and sunk his ship on Christmas day 1944, drowning almost every man in his Company.

Transcript Number 094
Title: Stanley Rehder: Remembering World War II
Interviewee: Stanley Rehder
Interviewer: Paul Zarbock
Date of Interview: October 22, 2001
Location of Interview: Wilmington, N.C.
Description: 1 Mini-DV Cassette Tape; sd., col.+ 1 VHS Cassette Tape
Documentation: 1 Typed Transcript
Series: World War II Veterans Oral History Preservation Project
Series: Voices of Experience