Talmadge, Roger (Interview transcript and video, part 5), 2017

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Talmadge, Roger (Interview transcript and video, part 5), 2017

Contributor

Smither, James (Interviewer)

Description

Roger Talmadge was based in Alexandria, Virginia for his last military assignment. He was responsible for managing military computer systems. He served as the senior chaplain at his base and ran several Bible studies. Roger retired from the military in July 1989. After retirement, he and his family moved to Roanoke, Virginia. He was hired by the Disabled American Veterans Organization. Roger was also responsible for running several thrift stores located throughout Virginia. In 1992, he became the Department Chaplain in Virginia, a position that he held until 2013. Throughout his time in the military, Roger was able to earn various academic degrees. He earned a bachelor’s degree in computer science, a master’s degree in business, a master’s degree of military arts, a master’s degree of military science, and a PhD in theology. After his retirement from the military, Roger became actively involved in volunteer international mission work. Roger eventually helped form a program that aids military families in fulfilling their basic needs. He has been the president of the program since it first began. Roger is committed to helping veterans and their families.

Date

2017-09

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video/mp4
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Publisher

Grand Valley State University Libraries, Special Collections & University Archives, 1 Campus Drive, Allendale, MI, 49401.

Relation

Veterans History Project (U.S.)

Identifier

TalmadgeR2152V5

Format

In Copyright

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Moving Image
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Language

eng

Citation

Talmadge, Roger S., “Talmadge, Roger (Interview transcript and video, part 5), 2017,” Digital Collections, accessed October 6, 2022, https://digitalcollections.library.gvsu.edu/document/48933.
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