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Interviews of several of our Emmons crewmembers reminiscing about their service to our country and everyday life aboard the Emmons.

Other Videos & Audio Files

***Christopher Holzschuh produced a documentary of his grandfather's life aboard the Emmons.

Click here to view "Change of Tides:  The William Roberts Story"

***In June 1943, the USS Emmons transported First Lord of the Admiralty A. V. Alexander to the USS South Dakota at Scapa Flow, Scotland. Click here and go to 5:13 of the video to view the Emmons as she approaches the USS South Dakota.


The Red and the Black Ink

***Click below to hear the audio recording of a 1940's radio drama advertisement for savings bonds featuring Emmons shipmate Charles Hardy.

***Click here to view the video of shipmate Armand Jolly's video of his 2019 visit to Normandy for the 75th anniversary of D-day.

***Shipmate Tony Esposito and son Mike came across a Japanese Good Luck Flag, which Japanese servicemen carried with them to battle. Along with Yu Miyaji, they located the family of the serviceman and returned it to them. See the video of the ceremony returning it to the family.