Camponi, Ron, Interview (02)

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Title: Camponi, Ron, Interview (02)
Subject: Veterans, War, History
Description: Ron Camponi was interviewed on February 26, 1993. He talks a little bit about himself and then he discusses where, when and how he enlisted for the war. Ron talks about the different wars he fought in as he spent a large portion of his life in the army. He enlisted when he was only 16 and got discharged for the third time at the age of 46. Ron shares his feelings and impressions from each war he participated in, focusing on the Korean War. Ron has also had a number of family members participate in wars, so he shares with us who fought in which war. After the war Ron discusses how he worked for the Native Alcohol Centre and Saskatchewan Native Housing. Like other veterans Ron also discusses some of the disadvantages M├ętis people are faced with.
Publisher: Gabriel Dumont Institute
Date: 1993/02/26
Type: Text Document
Format: application/pdf
Language: English
Date of Copyright: May 30, 2003
Coverage: Canada, Japan, Korea, Germany
GDI Media Location: GDI Oral Histories Interviews
GDI Media Filename: VM - Ron Camponi1 (veteran).pdf

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