Joseph Griggs was drafted into the Navy in Macon, Georgia, immediately after high school in 1943. By the fall of that year he had been rated as a 3rd class fire control man and rangefinder operator and assigned to the USS Twiggs. He served in the Pacific theater.
Transcript Number 207
Title: Joseph Griggs: Remembering World War II
Interviewee: Joseph Griggs
Interviewer: Paul Zarbock
Date of Interview: September 9, 2002
Location of Interview: Wilmington, NC
Description: Mini DV
Documentation: 1 Typed Transcript
Series: World War II Veterans Oral History Preservation Project
Series: Voices of Experience