Davidson, Dwayne and Bigger, Nathan, “Interview with Nathan Bigger, 11 March 2011,” Appalachian State University Libraries Digital Collections, accessed February 21, 2024, https://omeka.library.appstate.edu/items/show/32624.
Interview with Nathan Bigger, 11 March 2011
Nathan Bigger served in the US Navy during the Cold War Era. He went to Mate A-School in New Hampshire and then spent 6 years patrolling underwater aboard the submarine Stonewall Jackson. He explains that many people had no idea what was going on during the Cold War, and at times even the people serving the military were not sure what they were doing, or what their contribution was. He decided to leave the navy in order to have a family because he saw how hard it was for his crew-mates to leave their wives and children for months at a time.
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