Partial Transcript:Hello! Good morning. Is this Joe Simms?
Segment Synopsis: Colonel Kelly calls Joe Scannell Simms at his home. Joe Simms served with Company D, 2nd Battalion 27th Regiment 5th Marine Division at Iwo Jima.
Keywords: 27th Regiment;2nd Battalion;5th Marine Division;Browning Automatic Rifle;Company D;Iwo Jima(Japan)
Partial Transcript:Let's kind of get to leading up to that injury.
Segment Synopsis: He recalls the events leading up to his injury. At that time they were trying to take over the Japanese airports and destroy their radar stations.
Keywords: D-Day;Iwo Jima (Japan);Japanese Airports;War Injuries
Partial Transcript:Give me your names of your parents.
Segment Synopsis: He gives his family history and educational background. They also discuss veteran's benefits and another soldier named Chuck Bryan. The interview is concluded.
Keywords: Children;Education;Family Members--Parents;Government Services;Higher Education;Louisville(Ky.);Siblings;University of Kentucky;Veteran pensions