Philip Roland joined the U.S. Navy in 1942. He attended boot camp the Navy yard in New York, where he began his training as a sonar operator.

   Charles Sloan joined the U.S. Navy in May of 1943 and went to Bainbridge, Maryland boot camp. He then attended radar school at Virginia Beach.
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Title: Philip Roland and Charles Sloan: Remembering World War II
Interviewee: Philip Roland and Charles Sloan
Interviewer: Andy Dutka
Date of Interview: April 23, 2003
Location of Interview: Jamison Inn in Wilmington, NC
Description: 1 VHS Cassette Tape, sd., col.
Documentation: 1 Typed Transcript
Series: World War II Veterans Oral History Preservation Project
Series: Voices of Experience