Vietnam War Oral Histories
Place Covered: Monroe, Ouachita Parish, Louisiana
Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority
Date Issued: 2017-08-01
Subjects: Vietnam War, 1961-1975 | Military | Veterans | United States. Navy
- Shaw, Michael Interviewee
An oral history interview conducted on August 1, 2017, with Michael Shaw of Monroe, Louisiana. Shaw served in the United States Navy during the Vietnam War. He discusses: his training; serving on the USS Enterprise; his role as an aviation boatswain working with catapults; the day he was electrocuted; and his advice for young people who are interested in joining the military.