Joe McQuaid: his experiences in World War II, as told in his own words
On May 31, 2007, Joe McQuaid sat down at his home in Loveland, CO and told of his experiences in World War II. A wonderful storyteller, he recounts many interesting stories during this period. Joe served for six years in the CCC, which he speaks highly of, and was out in civilian life for a couple of years when Pearl Harbor was bombed. He enlisted the next day. He joined the Navy and spent nearly the entire war at sea in various parts of the world. He escorted supply ships to Russia in the treacherous N. Atlantic and troop ships to Morocco, the Caribbean and throughout the Pacific. He is not ...
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