Youngquist, Gord (Interview outline and video), 2011

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Title

Youngquist, Gord (Interview outline and video), 2011

Contributor

Smither, James (Interviewer)

Description

Gord Youngquist served in the United States Coast Guard from 1977 to 1987. During this period Gord served in a wide variety of positions and locations from Cortez Florida, Sarasota Florida, Saint Petersburg Florida, as well as aboard an ice breaker that did voyages in both the Northern and Southern hemispheres. In this interview, Gord recounts his time in all of these location, particularly Saint Petersburg Florida, where he helped on both the Blackthorn as well as the Sunshine Bridge disasters. Gord also accounts the repercussions his service has had on him as well as his struggle living with PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder.)

Date

2011-11-02

Rights

Publisher

Grand Valley State University Libraries. Allendale, Michigan

Relation

Veterans History Project (U.S.)

Identifier

RHC-27_YoungquistG1287V

Format

application/pdf
video/mp4

Type

Text
Moving Image

Language

eng

Citation

Youngquist, Gord, “Youngquist, Gord (Interview outline and video), 2011,” Digital Collections, accessed May 22, 2024, https://digitalcollections.library.gvsu.edu/document/41168.
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