Interviewee: PSC Sandy “Grandma Gunner” Mitten, USCGR (US Coast Guard)
Interviewee: PSC Sandy “Grandma Gunner” Mitten, USCGR (US Coast Guard) – http://www.uscg.mil/history/weboralhistory/SandyMittenOralHistory.asp
Representative questions that can be answered with this resource:
- What was it like for a woman to be serving in Saudi Arabia?
- What sorts of duties would females in the Coast Guard be expected to perform?
- What sorts of things does a Coast Guard member do after leaving the Coast Guard?
A 15 page oral history from a woman who joined the Coast Guard in 1974, served through 2001 and who was stationed in Saudi Arabia during the Persian Gulf war. The history includes account of relations with Saudi and US Army personnel.